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Community Service by Blugold Football Players

 MAILED:  Oct. 5, 2004

Fourteen members of the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds football team will help area elementary school children walk to school this week as part of National Walk to School Day.

On Wednesday, Oct. 6, the student athletes will meet elementary school students at various intersections near Longfellow, Manz and Putnam Heights elementary schools in Eau Claire. The football players will then walk the younger students to their schools.

The Blugold football team participates in a number of community service activities, many involving children.

For more information, contact assistant football coach Joel Hornby at (715) 836-5779 or

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 Judy Berthiaume, Director
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Updated: December 28, 2004