TROY, Ala. - Troy University head coaches and athletic administrators will hit the road again this summer (June 19-27) and trek across the Southeast for Trojan Tour '14. The second annual Trojan Tour will feature 11 stops over six days in three states. For information about each stop on Trojan Tour '14, visit TroyTrojans.com/TT14.
Featured guests on Trojan Tour '14 will include Athletic Director John Hartwell, football head coach Larry Blakeney, baseball head coach Bobby Pierce, men's basketball head coach Phil Cunningham and women's basketball head coach Chanda Rigby.
Trojan Tour '14 will make stops in Birmingham, Dothan, Florence, Greenville, Mobile, Montgomery and Troy in Alabama; Atlanta and Columbus in Georgia; and Destin and Pensacola in Florida.
Fans can get more information about Trojan Tour '14 and each stop on the tour by visiting TroyTrojans.com/TT14. Fans will also be able to keep up with the tour stops on all of Troy's social media outlets – on Twitter and Instagram at @TroyAthletics on Facebook at Facebook.com/TroyAthletics and on YouTube at YouTube.com/TroyAthletics.
Each of the tour stops will allow fans to interact with Trojan head coaches and administrators, in addition to hearing the latest about Troy Athletics, give-a-ways, autographs and more. Fans will also have the ability to purchase season tickets for Troy's 2014 football season at each stop.
“I am very excited about Trojan Tour '14 and the opportunity for our coaches and staff to meet so many of our supporters in their own backyard," Hartwell said. "The inaugural Trojan Tour last summer was such a success, that it was obvious we needed to make this an annual event. Not only do we get to further enhance our relationship with current Trojan fans, but we can also welcome new fans to the Troy Family.”
Veterans Memorial Stadium will host the Trojan Tour Kickoff on Thursday, June 19, at 5:30 p.m., before the tour hits the road on Monday, June 23, beginning with stops in Florence and Birmingham. The tour wraps up on Friday, June 27 with stops in Pensacola, Fla., and Destin, Fla.
Admission to all lunch events is $10 and admission to all dinner events is $20. Price includes admission into the event, meal and a Troy Athletics gift bag. All children age 12 and under are admitted free of charge.