The 2014 Dogs’ Breakfast takes place on Thursday May 1 at Prairieland. The guest speakers are quarterback Darian Durant and wide receiver Geroy Simon of the Grey Cup champion Saskatchewan Roughriders!
Durant was named West Division CFL All – Star in 2009 and 2013. He led the Riders to an 11-7 record and after beating Calgary in the Western Finals led the Riders to their fourth Grey Cup Championship on our own turf at Mosaic Stadium.
Simon won the CFL’s most outstanding player award in 2006 while also winning three grey cup Championships with the BC Lions in 2006 and 2011 and The Saskatchewan Roughriders in 2013. Simon is the all time career leader in CFL receiving yards with 16,352 yards.
Joining the Rider stars on stage is former Rider and current TSN football analyst Glen Suitor in an entertaining Q & A session. The formal event starts at 7:30am, with the doors opening at 6:45am. All of the proceeds from the breakfast go to scholarships for Huskie Football.
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The Huskies Football Foundation announced this morning that Grey Cup Champions Darian Durant and Geroy Simon will be the special guest speakers at the 14th edition of the Dogs’ Breakfast scheduled for May 1st at Prairieland Park.
Joining the Rider stars on stage is former Rider and current TSN football analyst Glen Suitor in an entertaining Q & A session. Jason Halyk, Chair of the annual scholarship fundraising event, commented; “We are thrilled that Darian and Geroy will make their first speaking appearance, since winning the 101st Grey Cup, at the Dogs Breakfast. We expect huge demand for tickets from Rider Fans still riding the Grey Cup wave. Huskies and Rider supporters should get their tickets while they last.”
Tickets are going on sale today and a sell-out is expected. Tickets are priced at $125 each or $1,000 for a table of 8. To purchase your tickets go online to www.huskiesfootballfoundation.com or call (306) 966-1002. Tickets and new sponsorship opportunities are also available through any member of the Huskies Football Foundation.
The Huskies Football Foundation Dogs Breakfast is one of the largest and most successful university football fundraising events in Canada. The Breakfast, which draws close to 2,000 Huskies Fans, is the major scholarship fundraiser for the Huskies football program. Breakfast will be served at 7:00 and patrons will be on their way to work by 9:00.