Ferris State Football Greets Media & Fans

FSU senior linebacker Matt Ryan speaks with Big Rapids Pioneer Sports Editor Zeke Jennings at Friday's Media Day (Photo by Rob Bentley)
FSU senior linebacker Matt Ryan speaks with Big Rapids Pioneer Sports Editor Zeke Jennings at Friday's Media Day (Photo by Rob Bentley)

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Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University football program held its annual Media/Fans Photo Day in conjunction with the squad's final preseason scrimmage on Friday (Aug. 27) at Top Taggart Field on the FSU campus in Big Rapids, Mich.

The Bulldogs welcomed several local media outlets to the event along with a nice crowd of parents and fans.

Team and individual photos were taken in the afternoon and players were also available to fans for autographs and photographs in uniform. Media representatives had an opportunity to interview coaches and players both after the scrimmage and during photo day activities.

Local media outlets represented on Friday included the Big Rapids Pioneer, Ferris State Torch, WYBR/WBRN Radio along with local writer Sandy Gholston representing the Bulldog Athletics Blog and the Crimson & Gold Report among others.

FSU Photo Services served as the official photographers for the afternoon photo shoot and captured each player in uniform along with various group and team photos.

Ferris State will kickoff its 102nd season of varsity competition Friday, Sept. 3, against the Hillsdale Chargers in a 7 p.m. (EDT) non-conference contest at HC's Muddy Waters Stadium in Hillsdale, Mich.

The Bulldogs then open Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play the following week with their first home contest of the 2010 season versus Saginaw Valley State on Saturday, Sept. 11.  Kickoff for the "Honoring American Heroes" Day tilt is scheduled for 6 p.m. (EDT) with a variety of activities taking place throughout the day.

Tickets for all home games can be purchased at the game or for more information please contact the FSU Athletics Ticket Office at (231) 591-2888.

To Purchase Photos:

Photos from Friday's Media/Fans Photo Day will be available for viewing online within the next week thru FSU Photo Services' official online gallery powered by Smug Mug at: http://www.ferrisphotos.smugmug.com.

Those interested in purchasing photos should visit the site and click on the current season (2010-11) under gallery categories to find the sport and event.

A variety of print sizes will be available with several paper and cost options.  In addition, a variety of other items are also available such as magnets, key chains, buttons, trading cards, etc.

Payment can be made online using SmugMug's secure system and various shipping methods are offered.  All photos will be shipped directly to the person making the purchase from Smug Mug.

For more information on the online site, please contact FSU Photographic Services, which is part of Ferris' University Advancement and Marketing Division, at (231) 591-2374, or via email at hydee@ferris.edu.