Sam Houston State Athletics is committed to supporting its student-athletes, coaches, and staff by providing high quality, interactive experiences for donors and fans to form a personal bond with Bearkat Athletics. The Bearkat Champions Fund and Sam Houston State Athletics are proud to announce the following annual events:
For more information regarding Sam Houston Athletics Fundraising Events, please call (936) 294-2362.
2015 Bearkat Athletics Dinner & Auction presented by Carol and Joe Weller, Friday, July 31, 2015, at 5 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum: The Bearkat Athletics Dinner & Auction kicks off each new season with this unique and high energy event. Supporters mingle with coaches, staff, and players, while enjoying a catered dinner and beverages. Great items, including Sam Houston State memorabilia, collectables from sports legends, and exclusive vacations, are also up for bid in both a silent and live auction format. Contributions toward auction items above the item’s value go directly to the Football Enrichment Fund while earning the winning individual Bearkat Champions Fund priority points.
Hall of Honor Banquet, Friday, November 13, 2015 in the Lowman Center Ballroom: This annual event highlights new inductees into SHSU Athletics' Hall of Honor, a select group of distinguished letterwinners who stood out on the field of play and in the classroom as a Bearkat.
Bearkats in Business:
Formed as Bearkats in Business in 2013, a group of like-minded SHSU Alumni joined forces with a mission to bring SHSU Alumni in the Houston area together in a fun and social atmosphere. Proceeds from Bearkats in Business benefit Sam Houston State Athletics. For more information please visit www.bearkatsinbusiness.com/ or for reservations call Riley Kleppelid at 936.294.2402.
Baseball Banquet and Auction, Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 5 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Ballroom: The Bearkat Baseball Banquet and Auction kicks off each new baseball season with an exciting night. Supporters mingle with coaches, staff, and players, while enjoying a catered steak dinner and beverages. Great items, including Sam Houston State memorabilia, collectables from sports legends, and exclusive trips are up for bid in both a silent and live auction format. Contributions toward auction items go directly to the Baseball Enrichment Fund while earning the winning individual Bearkat Champions Fund priority points.
Night of Champions, Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 5:30 p.m in the Jim and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center: The Night of Champions is an annual celebration in the Spring to highlight the accomplishments of championship teams and individual student athletes who have performed well on and off of the playing field. The event includes an ESPY Awards-like presentation as well as a reception. Donors and supporters of Bearkat Athletics have the opportunity to attend the event to celebrate with our student-athletes. Proceeds from the event go directly into the Bearkat Champions Fund to support our student-athletes.
Bearkat Invitational Golf Tournament Presented By Streater-Smith Honda Nissan, Friday, June 5, 2015, at 10 a.m. at Sterling Country Club: The tournament will be an annual tradition and the sole golf fundraising event representing the Sam Houston State Department of Athletics. We would like to thank the 2015 Tournament Sponsors.
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