Clemson/Carolina pep rally Tuesday

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Upstate hopes to score big with the kids with a Carolina/Clemson Pep Rally.

Clemson and South Carolina football fans have a unique opportunity to support their favorite team while helping a child reach his or her full potential.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Upstate is organizing its first annual Carolina/Clemson pep rally on Tuesday, November 24, 2009, to get geared up for the big game between the Gamecocks and the Tigers.

The fundraiser is from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at Zen, 924 South Main Street in Greenville, with all proceeds benefiting BBBS Upstate.

WSPA-TV sports anchor and voice of Clemson University Tigers Pete Yanity will broadcast live at this exciting event and co-emcee along with Heisman Trophy winner and Carolina graduate George Rogers. The pep rally will feature food from Larkins on the River, music, silent and live auctions, a 50/50 raffle, game highlights throughout the night.

Individual tickets cost $20 in advance or $25 at the door, and tables of 10 cost $250.


Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest, largest, and most effective youth mentoring organization in America. BBBS Upstate helps children reach their full potential through professionally supported one-to-one relationships with measurable impacts. BBBS Upstate has served the area since 1970 and serves more than 600 children ages six through 18 every year in Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Pickens, Oconee and Laurens counties. Top Stories