Athletics Department holds annual chicken bog fundraiser

Hunter Deas, Copy Editor

FMU Athletics is holding its annual chicken bog fundraiser at the University Center lawn tomorrow, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Athletics Department will be selling meal plates of chicken bog with sausage, green beans, candied yams and a slice of bread.

Tickets for the fundraiser went on sale in September, and will continue to be sold throughout the event. Anyone interested in purchasing a ticket in advance can contact any of the Athletics coaches. The cost of each ticket is $6. Proceeds from the fundraiser go to the Athletic Department.

“It [the fundraiser] directly benefits our student athletes and all athletic programs at the universities,” baseball coach Art Inabinet, who coordinated the event with Athletic Director Murray Hartzler, said.

For information on the fundraiser or the Athletics Department, the Athletics Secretary can be reached at (843) 661-1240.