Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Pine Tree Pirates 911 Remembrance Game Set for Friday

The Pine Tree Pirates will host a 9/11 Remembrance Game this Friday, September 11.  Prior to kick off, military, law enforcement, fire rescue and police will be recognized.  Gregg County Sheriff Maxey Cerliano will serve as a honorary captain for both teams and will participate in the coin toss.

The Presentation of Colors will be presented by the Longview Police Honor Guard.  The Pine Tree Band will play the national anthem and Amazing Grace will be played by the Longview Pipe & Drum.  The Gregg County Sheriff's Office will present a 21 gun salute and the pre-game activities will conclude with the playing of taps.

Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase t-shirts at the game.  All proceeds from t-shirt sales will benefit the Longview Police Explorers and the Longview Fire Explorers.

The PT Pirates and Kilgore Bulldogs will kick off at 7:30 p.m. in Pirate Stadium.

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