Honoring Our Veterans: A Football Game Tribute

We're thrilled to announce an adrenaline-pumping high school football game coming up that you won't want to miss! 📅

Date: Friday, August 18, 2023
Time: 4:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: Borg Stadium, Delavan-Darien High School

Our Comets football team is geared up and ready to hit the field, and we need YOU there to cheer them on! 📣 Let's pack the stands and show our unwavering support for these dedicated athletes. 

We are excited to announce a special event during the Hero Bowl football game vs. the Elkhorn Elks. This game will be "Honoring Our Veterans." During this game, we are coming together not just as passionate sports fans, but also as a grateful community to pay tribute to the brave men and women who have served and continue to serve our country. 

Let's fill the stadium with love, respect, and gratitude for our veterans! We're counting on each and every one of you to make this a game to remember! Bring your friends, family, and neighbors – let's come together as a community to support our school and celebrate our Comet spirit.

Did you miss the 4th of July Fireworks? If so, join us after the completion of the Hero Bowl, we will have a Firework Show display sponsored by Kunes Auto Group. So be sure to stay until the end of the game to enjoy a spectacular show you won't want to miss.

Sportsmanship Matters: While we're all enthusiastic about our team, let's remember the importance of sportsmanship. Let's cheer passionately, but let's also respect our opponents and the officials.

Veterans Recognition: Before the kickoff, we will have a heartwarming moment to honor local veterans. We'll invite them to stand up in the stadium, where they'll be recognized for their selfless service and dedication to protecting our freedom.

#VeteransSalute Challenge: Join us in a social media challenge! Post a picture or a short video expressing your gratitude to our veterans using the hashtag #VeteransSalute & #CometNation. Let's make our heartfelt appreciation go viral!

Share Your Spirit: Capture the energy and excitement of the game and share it on social media! Use the hashtag #CometNation to join in the conversation and see what others are saying.

See you at the stadium, and let's make it an unforgettable day of celebration and gratitude!