The 77th edition of the game kicks off 7:30 Saturday night at Memorial Stadium.
Tuesday afternoon the East Texas and West Texas teams held their first practice.
The East Team at Memorial Stadium while the West Team hit the new City View High School turf.
For the players and coaches participating, they're excited about being in the game.....
Weldon Nelms, West Texas Head Coach Oil Bowl-------"Obviously they are great kids and they are great football players. They have just have to blend it together. It is an exciting day. I am blessed and honored to have this opportunity to be out here. It is nothing quite like it."
Reserved tickets are $15 and $10 for general admission.
You can purchase tickets for the 77th Annual Maskat Shrine Oil Bowl Charity Football Game at Maskat Shrine, Jerry's Sporting Goods, Bobby Evans Sporting Goods, and the Wichita Falls Nighthawks Store. If you wish to purchase by credit card, call Maskat Shrine (940-766-4511).
Oil Bowl Banquet
The Oil Bowl Banquet will be held at 7:00 pm on Friday, June 13th, at Maskat Shrine Center located at 5101 Henry S. Grace Freeway, Wichita Falls, Texas. Tickets are $15.00 and are now available for purchase. You can purchase the tickets at Maskat's Office or by calling Maskat (940-766-4511) and paying by credit card. We will charge your card and mail the tickets to you. They will also be on sale at the banquet. Tickets will not be required for players or queen contestants. Because of limited space there are only 250 tickets to sell. To be assured you have tickets, purchase as soon as you can.
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