Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl Holding Youth Football Invitational Saturday

LAS VEGAS – The Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl and National Youth Sports (NYS) Nevada are teaming up again to present a unique event Saturday that will see hundreds of local players come together in the name of football.

The Youth Football Invitational presented by Terrible Herbst will see head coaches from the 11-man tackle football league each have the opportunity to bring a contingent of four-five players from their teams.

Expecting more than 400 players between the ages of 6-13, the Invitational will allow players to take part in position-specific drills run by Phase1 as well as take part in an educational session provided by the Las Vegas Metro Police Department. A complimentary post-event meal will be provided by Raising Cane’s.

The Invitational will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Faith Lutheran High School’s football stadium, 2015 S. Hualapai Way in Las Vegas.

The 28th Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl will be played Saturday, Dec. 21, at 4:30 p.m. PT (7:30 p.m. ET) at Sam Boyd Stadium. The game will be televised nationally during primetime on ABC, featuring the top choice from the Mountain West against a team from the Pac-12 Conference.

Ticket prices, depending on location, range from $35-$110. Visit www.lvbowl.com to purchase or for more information. VIP ticket packages starting at $250 are available by calling (702) 732-3912. Fans who purchase tickets to this year’s game will join the priority list for the 2020 Las Vegas Bowl, earning first rights to locations inside the new $1.9 billion Allegiant Stadium currently under construction.

The Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl is one of 15 bowl games owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN.

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ESPN Events 
ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, owns and operates a large portfolio of 34 collegiate sporting events worldwide. The roster includes three Labor Day weekend college football games, the FCS opening-weekend game, 15 college bowl games, 11 college basketball events, a college softball event, an esports event and two college award shows, which accounts for approximately 375-plus hours of live programming, reaches almost 64 million viewers and attracts over 800,000 attendees each year. With satellite offices in Albuquerque, Birmingham, Boca Raton, Boise, Dallas-Fort Worth, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Montgomery and Tampa, ESPN Events builds relationships with conferences, schools and local communities, as well as providing unique experiences for teams and fans.

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Las Vegas Bowl Media Contact: Mark Wallington at 702-528-6291, or mark.wallington@unlv.edu

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