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NSU Victory Tour begins July 16
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Northwestern State football coach Bradley Dale Peveto and other NSU coaches will preview upcoming seasons and greet supporters during the upcoming 2012 NSU Victory Tour, which will stop close to nearly all in-state Demon fans.

The 2012 Victory Tour will start Monday, July 16 in Winnfield at the Don Purser Memorial Scramble and Winnfield Alumni gathering at the Pine Ridge Country Club. The golf outing is free for those who register in advance, and the post-tournament reception at 6:30 will feature a great meal and a few words from NSU coaches. Dinner reservations ($25 each for non-golfers) can be made through the NSU Alumni office by calling 318-357-4415 or visiting the www.northwesternalumni.com

A day later on Tuesday, July 17, the tour will stop in Baton Rouge at the Crowne Plaza on 4728 Constitution Avenue beginning at 6:30. The event will offer complimentary drinks and a light meal and updates from Demon coaches. It’s held in conjunction with the annual Louisiana High School Coaches Association Clinics, with all high school coaches, especially those who are NSU alumni, encouraged to attend.

The Wednesday, July 18 Victory Tour stop in Lafayette will be hosted by Walk-On’s at 2336 Kaliste Saloom beginning at 6. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be provided.

Week two of the Victory Tour will begin in Alexandria at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24 at Veronas Italian Restaurant (3805 Halsey Street). NSU cheerleaders, coaches, staff and administrators will attend and guests will enjoy complimentary food.

A night later, the Tour Stop is in Many on Wednesday, July 25 at Peoples State Bank downtown at 880 San Antonio Avenue. The 6 p.m. event will feature a kids’ carnival atmosphere with NSU cheerleaders and Vic the Demon.

In Shreveport-Bossier, the exclusive Superior Steakhouse on Line Avenue is the new site for the Victory Tour stop at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 26. There will be complimentary hors d’oeuvres for Tour guests.

Wrapping up the two-week stretch of events, the Coushatta tour stop will be held Friday, July 27 around the pool at the residence of Pat and Donald Horton at 808 Bogan Lane.

All Victory Tour stops will last approximately two hours, including a brief program midway through the receptions featuring Peveto and other NSU coaches in attendance.

Door prizes will be awarded at each stop, with schedule cards and other promotional materials available.

The Victory Tour finale at Turpin Stadium on the NSU campus in Natchitoches on Aug. 22 will precede the Demons’ final preseason scrimmage and will also serve as the season ticket pickup event.

The NSU Alumni Association will provide food and drinks in the Stroud Room with the top 25 available seat locations for season tickets on display during the scrimmage, which will kick at 6.

For more information on any Victory Tour stop or for details about season tickets, contact Barnard at barnardk@nsula.edu via e-mail or by calling him at 318-357-4268. Complete ticket information is also available at the www.nsudemons.com

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