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By Robbie Robertson
Sports Editor 

Brevard Alumni Gearing Up For June 8 Game – Brevard NC


Last updated 6/3/2013 at 9:54am

Brevard alumni run through workouts prior to practice last week. Head coach Joe Hunter (top center) storms the practice field like General George S. Patton. (Times photos by Robbie Robertson) At far right, the McCracken brothers will re-take the field for the first time in more than 20 years. (Courtesy photo)

Blue Devil and Tiger fans and former players are gearing up for the inaugural alumni football game slated for June 8 at Silversteen Memorial Stadium in Rosman.

The winner will get bragging rights for at least a year. The losers will have to endure until a chance at redemption.

Both teams have been hard at work, some since the announcement last year of the upcoming game.

A more pressing matter is the issue of ticket sales, which have been brisk but with many more left to sell.

“It’s important that people purchase their tickets beforehand,” said Mick Galloway, athletic director of R...

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