February 9, 2005
05-16

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations

Valdosta State University National Championship Football Team andCoaches to be honored at Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, February15

Members and coaches of Valdosta State University's 2004 NCAA National Championship Football Team will travel to Atlanta on Tuesday, February 15 to be honored at the Georgia State Capitol. Governor Sonny Perdue will greet the team. Later State Senator Tim Golden will escort the Blazers to the Senate where a resolution will be read and the team will be introduced. State Representative Ron Borders will also take the team to the House for introductions and the reading of a resolution. Head Coach Chris Hatcher, President Ronald M. Zaccari and two to three players will be in front for the introduction as the rest of the team looks on.

The VSU team and official party will also be honored with lunch at the Capitol Education Center before returning to Valdosta.