BOISE STATE KICKS OFF SECOND ONLINE AUCTION FOR ATHLETIC & ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS

The Bronco Athletic Association and Boise State Alumni Association are hosting an online fundraising auction that runs until 5 p.m. Monday March 9 at www.boisestateauction.com. The theme for this auction is “something for everyone” with items starting for bid as low as $10.

Items for bid include a game football used in Boise State’s historic BCS Fiesta Bowl victory over Oklahoma in 2007 autographed by Ian Johnson and a golf outing with former Bronco and current Green Bay Packer Korey Hall. Other items for bid include:

         Electronics, including an iPod Touch, digital camera and photo printer

         Poinsettia Bowl logo’d Tommy Hilfanger Watch

         Gift certificates for Treasure Valley restaurants, automotive services, spas, health and fitness services, and much more

         Fruit or Vegetables every month from Grasmick Produce

         Local hotel stays and conference room rental space

         A birthday party with Bronco football graduate Vinny Perretta

         Beach volleyball autographed by two-time Olympic Gold medalist, Beach Volleyball player Kerri Walsh

         Autographed game-worn L.A. Lakers basketball shoes autographed by Boise State alum, Coby Karl

         Golf packages for several Treasure Valley locations

         A helicopter tour  

         Stampede, Steelhead and Boise Hawks suites and game experiences

         Loge seating at the Blue & Orange scrimmage on April 17

         Velma Morrison’s personal box seats for a performance of your choice at the Morrison Center

         Unique and original art pieces

         An authentic autographed Boise State football helmet and jersey and BSU men’s and women’s basketball jerseys and balls

         Summer sports camps participation with Bronco athletic teams

         A Bogus Basin season pass good for the rest of this year and 2009-2010 and avalanche ski jacket and a personal tour of Bogus Basin by Boise State’s former ski coach

                                                                                                                                                                        

The online auction Web site is at www.boisestateauction.com.                                                 

The online auction is sponsored in conjunction with Boise State’s Auction 2009, also jointly sponsored by the BAA and the Alumni Association. The biennial dinner and live auction will be held May 9, at The Boise Centre on the Grove.

For more information contact AnnMarie Kaus, assistant to the athletic director for special events and projects, at (208) 426-5407 or akaus@boisestate.edu.

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