WSAV recently announced the fourth annual Border Bowl Blitz to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire.
The Border Bowl Blitz is a high school football game that pits the best seniors in the South Carolina Lowcountry against the best seniors in the Georgia Coastal Empire. The Border Bowl IV Blitz will be played on January 15, 2022 at noon at Memorial Stadium 101 John J. Scott Drive.
The two-state teams have been announced in recent weeks. Click on HERE to see the lists.
David Hart, WSAV Vice President and General Manager, said: “We are proud to have hosted the Blitz Border Bowl once again. It’s Savannah’s bowl game. Georgia won the first year, South Carolina – the second, Georgia – the third. This game has a history of great individual performances and both teams are still full of talent this year. There is no doubt that the Blitz Border Bowl IV will provide a great game of football. “
WSAV Sporting Director Andrew Goldstein said: “We have great coaches, great football teams, a great venue and a worthy cause to support. The Georgia Coastal Empire will be led by New Hampstead High School Head Coach Kyle Hockman. The South Carolina Lowcountry will be led by Beaufort High School head coach Bryce Lybrand. Both coaches are coming off very successful seasons.
This will be the third time that the Border Bowl Blitz will be played at Memorial Stadium in Savannah. Steve Proper, Director of the Chatham County Parks and Recreation Department, said, “We are delighted to host this game at Memorial Stadium. Gambling offers great benefits to the players, the community and, most importantly, the children and their families who receive services from Ronald McDonald House.
Bill Sorochak, Executive Director of Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire, said: “Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Rooms and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile all serve not only Southeast Georgia but the Lowcountry as well. from South Carolina. We are honored to be the beneficiaries of such a wonderful event. We are especially honored to have the support of local McDonalds owner-operators in the area served by the Ronald McDonald House of the Coastal Empire.
Tickets cost $ 10 each and can be purchased by clicking HERE.