All-Day Signing Day Coverage All Set
Jan. 31, 2013
EASTON, Pa.- With National Signing Day less than a week away, GoLeopards.com will once again offer the most exclusive and expansive coverage in the Patriot League on Feb. 6, with all-day, live updates from Bourger Varsity Football House.
For the fourth consecutive year, the day will culminate with "The Wrap Up Show presented by Coke Zero" airing live, free-of-charge on GoLeopards.com at 5:30 p.m. The show will be hosted by the Lafayette Sports Network's (LSN) Gary Laubach and feature head coach Frank Tavani, who will take Leopard fans start to finish through the Class of 2017 commitments. Also scheduled to join is Dana Professor of Economics and football faculty mentor, Susan Averett, discussing the academic credentials of the incoming class and her role in the recruiting process.
A popular feature every year of Signing Day Central, Tavani will be back once again to field questions from all Leopard fans, as GoLeopards.com will host a chat with the head coach from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Followers to @GoLeopards on Twitter are encouraged to use the hashtag #AskCoachT to submit their questions.
In addition, live hourly updates beginning at noon will highlight the behind-the-scenes happenings inside Bourger Varsity Football House. Laubach's guests will include Lafayette's Director of Athletics Bruce McCutcheon, Director of Admissions Matthew Hyde, offensive coordinator Mickey Fein, defensive coordinator John Loose and LSN-TV analyst Mike Joseph '88 for a first look at highlight films for each new Leopard.
Season ticket holders and members of the Lafayette Friends of Football, as well as members of the media are welcome to join Tavani and his staff at Bourger Varsity Football House, located inside Fisher Stadium. Guests in attendance will be able to watch the show live, enjoy refreshments and hors d'oeuvres, a chance to win merchandise and the opportunity to ask questions during the final segment of The Wrap-Up Show, presented by Coke Zero.
In addition to the extensive football coverage, the incoming classes for the women's soccer team, as well as the Patriot League champion men's soccer and field hockey squads will also be announced Wednesday afternoon.