FOOTBALL SEASON IS COMING AT YOU

Season tickets are on sale now for the Catamounts’ five Saturday home football games this year at E.J. Whitmire Stadium. WCU opens the season with Tusculum on Sept. 11. The Catamounts host their first Southern Conference home game of the year with Chattanooga on Sept. 25 (Family Weekend and Mountain Heritage Day). The Samford Bulldogs come to town Oct. 9 (Homecoming) before rival Appalachian State returns for the annual Battle of the Old Mountain Jug on Oct. 23. Senior Day and the WCU Hall of Fame ceremony will be Nov. 13, when the Catamounts host Georgia Southern.

Season ticket prices for “chair-back reserved” seats are $92 for adults, $52 for youth (ages 3-12). The “purple reserved” seats are $82 for adults, $47 for youth. Also available are “Lowe’s Home Improvement Family Zone” season tickets for $168, which includes admission for two adults and two youth.

As in the past, Catamount Club members receive priority seating, admission into the “Purple Zone” tailgating and priority parking. For more information about the Catamount Club, call 828-227-3047 or log onto catamountsports.com.

Single-game tickets will be available for purchase Monday, Aug. 2, with the exception of the Appalachian State game. Tickets to the game with the Mountaineers go on sale to the general public Sept. 26. Purchasing a season ticket is the only way to guarantee a seat to each scheduled game this season at E.J. Whitmire Stadium/Bob Waters Field.

For tickets and information, visit the WCU athletic ticket office, call 828.227.2401 or go online to catamountsports.com.