Valdosta State University Welcomes Evacuees with Free Tickets to Games

VSU football Scott Crawford
Posted at 2:19 PM, Oct 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-07 14:19:00-04

VALDOSTA, GA (WTXL) - Valdosta State University has announced that it is welcoming evacuees from areas affected by Hurricane Matthew with free admission to this weekend's games.

VSU's Athletic Department announced Friday morning that evacuees will be able to get free admission into the university's Friday and Saturday volleyball matches as well as free tickets to Saturday night's football games.

In order to claim their tickets, the department said that evacuees will need to present their driver's license at each event. 

They said evacuees can pick up their free ticket at the main entrance of The Complex for Blazer volleyball matches, and pick up football game tickets at the red Will Call tent, located near the main ticket gate on Williams Street.

The Blazer volleyball matches are scheduled for Friday night at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m., while Valdosta State football will host conference rival West Georgia at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday night.

Volleyball gates open one hour prior to the match, and football gates will open at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.