Football 101 Seminar at SWOSU to Benefit Breast Cancer Research


The American Association of University Women chapter in Weatherford is hosting a fun seminar about football in conjunction with raising money for breast cancer research.

“Football 101 for Women and the Uninitiated” is being offered Thursday, October 12, at 7 p.m. in Room 104 of the Stafford Center on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford. Everyone is invited.

Ryan Held, football coach at SWOSU, will discuss football and such items as basic rules and fundamentals; philosophies for offense, defense and special teams; and a weekly schedule for a coach.

Cindy Dougherty of the AAUW said men are also invited and encouraged to attend.

Admission is a $10 minimum donation for breast cancer research. Checks should be payable to Breast Cancer Research; the donations are tax-deductible. Advance donations can be made to any AAUW member or in the Dean of Students Office at SWOSU in Room 214 of the Stafford Center. Advance donations will be honored with a ticket for admission. Refreshments will be served at the event.

Additional information is available by calling 580.774.3767 or 580.302-3655.