Veteran’s Night to be held September 15

Please join us as we celebrate our community Veterans in association with our home varsity football game!

Pregame Tailgate– beginning at 5:30pm

  • COMMUNITY welcome!
  • West side of the concession stand, in the parking lot/grassy area— look for the big tent!
  • Limited number of reserved parking spaces for Veterans
  • Food provided by Mitchell’s Deli
  • Games
  • Special entrance to the game just for Veterans
  • FREE admission to Veterans who show their active or retired military ID or DD214. Must show at the gate.
  • Limited number of Veteran t-shirts given at the gate
  • Raffle tickets given at the gate for special items to be called at halftime/3rd quarter. Must be present to win. Items donated by local businesses.

Pregame Ceremonies– beginning at 6:30-6:40pm

  • Recognition of Veterans by walking from the flag pole to the 50yd line
  • Music provided by the Shepherd HS Band and Shepherd HS Choir
  • Special artwork provided by the Shepherd HS Art Department
  •  Veteran involvement in raising the flag, coin toss and other pregame activities
  • Other special activites to take place as well.

Kickoff 7pm

  • Against Carrollton HS
  • Reserved seating the bleachers for Veterans

Other important information to note:

  • This is the first year for this event, word of mouth is greatly appreciated!
  • We will have transportation available for those who need assistance walking from the flag pole to the 50yd line 

    We hope to see a packed stadium to honor our Veterans and cheer our team to a victory!

    Special thanks to:

  • Jay Travis, Athletic Director
  • Nathan Ferency, Varsity Football Head Coach
  • Andrea Hall, Varsity Cheer
  • JoAnn Gross, SHS Band Director
  • Jeremy Myers, SHS Choir Director
  • Amber Yeagley, SHS Art Department

    Special thanks to our Veterans t-shirt sponsors:

  • Mitchell’s Deli
  • Shepherd Youth Football Program
  • C & O Sportswear
  • Central Eavestroughing, LLC
  • Mid-Michigan Appliance
  • The Showalter Group
  • Level 7 Hair Studio
  • Central Michigan Pro Clean Powerwashing
  • JS Premier Designs
  • Isabella Bank
  • Fan-C Rental Company
  • Moeggenborg Sugarbush
  • Shepherd Elementray PTO
  • Melody at Level 7 Hair Studio

    Special thanks to additional sponsors:

  • In Memory of Neil & Joe Nelson
  • Mitchell’s Deli
  • Four Seasons Floral
  • Timber Creek Rustic Furniture
  • Moeggenborg Sugarbush
  • Shepherd Elementary PTO
    ***with more adding!
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