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  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 8:00AM - 6:00PM CDT Packers Pro Shop Tent Sale

    The sale is taking place earlier than in previous years, due to the construction at Lambeau Field and the work that the Pro Shop team must complete in preparation for the new store, which will open this summer. Visitors to Lambeau Field should enter the Atrium through the Oneida Nation Gate. Parking is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate, which can be accessed off Oneida Street and Lombardi Avenue.

    The sale will feature the traditional mix of Pro Shop items greatly reduced in price and other special purchases.

    The team’s football operations staff also has provided Packers team apparel no longer in use, including a large assortment of t-shirts, shorts, jackets, jerseys and pants. Some items are practice-worn gear not normally available in the Pro Shop.

    The tent sale began in 1994 in the parking lot outside the former Pro Shop on the north end of Lambeau Field and grew into a popular event. Now in its 11th year in the Atrium, the tent sale also was held in the west side stadium concourse in previous years.

     
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 7:00PM CDT Eddie Lacy appearance 22nd Annual Doug Jirschele Memorial Sports Award Banquet
  • Sat., Jun. 07, 2014 8:30AM - 3:30PM CDT JPP Kids Clinic

    The 17th annual Junior Power Pack Kids Clinic is set for Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Don Hutson Center with sessions ranging from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic gives members ages 5-14 years old the opportunity to practice football skills and drills with other Packers backers and a few up-and-coming Packers players.  Parents/Guardians are welcome to come and watch their child/ren participate in the clinic. 

    Members may choose one of three sessions to attend:

    • Session 1 – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
    • Session 2 – 11 to 12:30 p.m.
    • Session 3 – 2 to 3:30 p.m.


    The event will be held inside the Don Hutson Center, the Packers indoor practice facility. Parking for the event is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate.  

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic is a member’s only event and will have a registration fee of $5.

    Deadline to register:

    • New Members – May 11, 2014
    • Current Members – May 18, 2014


    To sign up to become a member of the Junior Power Pack and receive an invitation to the clinic fans can go to www.packers.com/jpp.

     
  • Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 2:30PM CDT Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer

    The eleventh annual Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer motorcycle ride will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The ride will start at Vandervest Harley-Davidson (1966 Velp Avenue, Green Bay) and will make a fun-filled stop at the Seymour Fireman's Picnic, held at the Outagamie County Fairgrounds in Seymour.

    Ride Day Schedule

    • 9-10:30 am: Registration at Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Geen Bay
    • 11 am: Depart Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Green Bay
    • 12 pm: Arrive in Seymour. Enjoy food, beverages, entertainment and a short program.
    • 2:30 pm: Party kicks off at the new South Endzone Festival Foods MVP Deck at Lambeau Field! Guests can access the space by way of the Shopko Gate. See the field and enjoy the atmosphere from this beautiful indoor/outdoor space newly opened and accessed by very few. The party will include silent and live auction, food, beverages, music and merchandise available for purchase.


    More information: http://cruiseforcancer.org/

     

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Kolosso named Packers High School Coach of the Week

Posted Oct 16, 2013

Andy Kolosso of Hortonville High School named Green Bay Packers High School Coach of the Week


Andy Kolosso of Hortonville High School has been named Green Bay Packers High School Coach of the Week, the organization announced Wednesday.

Kolosso, in his fourth season as the head coach and fifth with the Hortonville program, led the Polar Bears to a 34-27 overtime victory over West De Pere High School on Friday, Oct. 11, when the team was crowned conference champion for the first time since 1984. Friday’s victory snapped West De Pere’s 30-game home win streak and improved the Polar Bears record to 8-0, a school record for most wins in a single season.

“The No. 1 thing about this group is the seniors that we have,” said Kolosso. “They committed themselves to the weight room, as well as speed and conditioning, in order to take this program to the next level. What they’ve done for the community and school district is unbelievable.”

A Menasha, Wis., native, Kolosso is a 1975 graduate of Menasha St. Mary’s High School, where he played tight end and defensive line under Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame inductee Avitus Ripp. After high school, Kolosso attended the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, where he was the center and guard for head coach Bob Seamans. In 1982, Kolosso was hired for his first assistant coaching position at Menasha St. Mary’s High School. After spending eight years away from coaching, Kolosso served as an assistant coach for New London High School for 15 years before moving to Hortonville and accepting the head coaching position in 2010.

Kolosso and his staff oversee a program of 110 players including a varsity roster of 65. His assistant coaching staff includes co-head coach Tom Kolosso, Zach Bellile, Bryan Fletcher, Chris Gennrich, Matt Hintz, Rich Kuranda, Casey Plamann, Tim Rietbeld and Greg Yeager.

Kolosso and his wife Sue, have two children, Tom and Katie.

About the Green Bay Packers High School Coach of the Week Program

The Packers will recognize one outstanding high school coach as their 'Coach of the Week' winner during the 2013 high school football season. Winners are awarded several items and privileges, including a $1,000 donation to the school's football program from the Green Bay Packers and the NFL, as well as recognition of the award on Packers.com, Wissports.net and Wifca.org.

Nominations for Coach of the Week should be submitted by 10 a.m. every Monday to Tim Schroeder, youth football coordinator, at coachoftheweek@packers.com or by fax at (920) 569-7302. Please include the nominee's name, address, school, phone number and reason he/she is deserving of the award.

 
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