Thursday is the deadline for purchasing tickets to the Texas Tech Chapter Awards Banquet of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame. The honorees at the first annual Awards Banquet on Monday are 13 Lubbock County high school senior football scholar-athletes and a pair of long time contributors to the local football scene. Former Texas Tech head coach Spike Dykes will serve as the keynote speaker.
The honorees are:
The Awards Banquet also will present former Estacado High School football coach Louis Kelley with the Outstanding Contribution to Amateur Football Award and long time Lubbock official Jim Schiermeyer with the Outstanding Football Official Award.
The City Bank Room at the United Spirit Arena will host the event beginning at 7 p.m. Banquet tickets are $40. Contact Joe Hornaday at (806) 742-1195 for ticket reservations.