WHO: Kansas State University players, coaches and staff
TSRHC patient Nick Tippett, age 15 of Mansfield, Texas
AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic representatives
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC) patients, staff and volunteers
WHAT: The Kansas State University Wildcats and head coach, Bill Snyder, will visit patients at TSRHC before the Wildcats take on the University of Arkansas Razorbacks in the AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic. Athletes will autograph T-shirts and posters.
TSRHC patient Nick Tippett, age 15 of Mansfield, Texas, will present a gift to Kansas State University head coach. The AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic is Friday, January 6 at 7 p.m. CST at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.
WHEN: Thursday, January 5, 2012
9:45 a.m. Kansas State University players and coaches arrive
9:55 a.m. Welcome and short program
10:10 a.m. Kansas State University players and coaches sign autographs for TSRHC patients
10:45 a.m. Team departs TSRHC
WHERE: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, Texas 75219
*Please meet TSRHC representative at the main entrance to be escorted to the event.
HOSPITAL INFORMATION: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is one of the nation’s leading pediatric centers for the treatment of orthopaedic conditions, certain related neurological disorders and learning disorders, such as dyslexia. Admission is open to Texas children from birth up to 18 years of age. Patients receive treatment regardless of the family’s ability to pay. For more information, to volunteer or to make a donation, please call (214) 559-5000 or (800) 421-1121 or visit www.tsrhc.org.