The McNeese State
University Rodeo Team is sponsoring its third annual celebrity boxing challenge
fundraiser on Saturday, May 4, in the Health and Human Performance arena on
campus. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the first match is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
Fourteen bouts are scheduled
with each contest consisting of three one-minute rounds. Competitors range from
ages 10 to 50. General admission tickets are $10, with a limited number of reserved
seats available starting at $20 a ticket.
Tickets can be
purchased at the door or in advance at the McNeese Athletics Ticket Office,
Performance Evolution and the McNeese CAMPP store located in Room 121 of Gayle
Hall or by calling 337-476-4037. All proceeds benefit McNeese rodeo scholarships.
McNeese’s rodeo team captured the national women’s team
championship, three individual championships and one reserve championship at the 2018 College National Finals Rodeo in Casper,