Pitt Game Watching Parties

Join your fellow Mountaineer fans to watch the WVU-Pitt game at these locations across the country!

CALIFORNIA

Greater LA Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Yankee Doodles
Woodland Hills, CA
Time: 4:00 pm
Contact: L. Stephen Albright at lstephenalbright@aol.com or 818-789-0779

The game watch is sponsored by the newly formed Greater LA Chapter of the WVU Alumni Association. The room the event is held in will be assigned based upon attendance, so please RSVP to Steve ASAP. Yankee Doodles is located at 21870 Victory Blvd. (Victory and Topango).

COLORADO

Rocky Mountain Chapter - Denver
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Jackson's All American Sports Grill
Denver, CO
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact: Bill Gray at wvurmc1@comcast.net or http://home.comcast.net/~wvurmc1/

Jackson's All American Grill is located at 675 Kipling, LAKEWOOD, CO 80226, at the intersection of 6th Avenue and Kipling.

Rocky Mountain Chapter - Fort Collins
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
SportsCaster All Star Grill
Fort Collins, CO
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact: Bill Gray at wvurmc1@comcast.net or http://home.comcast.net/~wvurmc1/

SportsCaster All-star Grill is located at 165 E Boardwalk Dr FORT COLLINS, CO 80525. Phone: 970-223-3553.

Rocky Mountain Chapter - Colorado Springs
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Overtime Sports Bar & Grill
Colorado Springs, CO
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact: Bill Gray at wvurmc1@comcast.net or http://home.comcast.net/~wvurmc1/

Overtime Sports Bar & Grill is located at 2809 Dublin Blvd COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80918. Phone: 719-531-6032

DELAWARE

Delaware Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Muddy Wings Sports Bar
Newark, DE
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact: Jon Hickey at JRHEER@aol.com

It is time once again to "Beat the Hell out of Pitt!" On Saturday night November 15, the Delaware Chapter will gather for the 97th Backyard Brawl at Muddy Wings Sports Bar, Marrows Road at Chestnut Hill Road in Newark. Kickoff is at 7 PM. Muddy Wings Sports Bar is owned by WVU alum Sean Riegel, and features a special menu item called "WVU Wings." Food and drink on your own. Come have dinner or drinks or both! Wear your gold and get out to support the Mountaineers! If you can't get fired up for the Pitt game, then we will start to worry about you!

FLORIDA

Central Florida Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Holly and Dolly's
Casselberry, FL
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Charla Mitchell at wvugoff@aol.com

New location for the big game! Holly & Dolly's is located in the Regency Square Mall at 512 E. Semoran Blvd./436 - Casselberry, FL - Phone: 407-834-0069. Let's Go Mountaineers!

South Florida Mountaineers
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
The Sunggery Bar and Grill
West Palm Beach, FL
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact: Andrew Von Gustedt at avongustedt@reidmetzger.com or 561-659-7700.

The Snuggery Bar and Grill, owned by former WVU wide receiver Bernie Kirchner, is the location to follow the Mountaineers in South Florida. The Snuggery is located at 2556 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410. See you there!

Tampa Bay Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Beef O Brady's Sports Bar
Tampa, FL
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Jeff Fenske at jeffreywvu@hotmail.com or 813-601-5837

The Mountaineers are back in Bowl contention with the win over Central Florida last week. Also, the WVU / Pitt game is now a Saturday night game and will be televised on ESPN2. This game is Saturday, November 15 and yes, of course, we will get together for the annual backyard brawl. This game will should be another exciting night game just like Miami and VTECH. I can't wait. LET'S GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO MOUNTAINEERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GEORGIA

Peach State Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Laseter's Tavern
Atlanta, GA
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Bill Toothman at wvupeach@aol.com or 770-928-8614

Give me five reasons that I should I join the Peach State Chapter at Laseter's Tavern to watch the Mountaineers! 1) WVU is the only school that will be there. 2) They will have food & drink specials on game days. 3) 99% sure we will have WVU announcers over PA system. 4) Great TV exposure. 5) Easy to get to, Laseter's Tavern is located at 4355 Cobb Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339.

INDIANA

Central Indiana Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Damons
Southport, IN
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Rob Smith at rob.c.smith@Cummins.com

All alumni and friends are invited to join us Saturday at the Damon's just off of the Southport Exit of I-65 for the 2003 edition of The Backyard Brawl. The game starts at 7pm, so I'll probably be there by 6:30. Southport is the first exit south of I-465 on I-65 heading from Indy to Louisville. When you reach the exit, turn right and get into the left hand lane. The first light should be McFarland Drive. Take a left there. Take another left onto Southport Crossings Drive and you should see the Damon's. It is close to Cheeseburgers in Paradise and Carrabbas. Please let me know if you plan to attend so I can give them a heads up. Go Mountaineers!

MARYLAND

Greater Frederick Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Champion Billiards Sports Cafe
Frederick, MD
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Brian Martin at brianmartin21@yahoo.com

Champions is in the Westview Shopping Center located at 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21703 . From I-270, take the Buckeystown Pike exit (Rt-85 south) go to the light and turn right on Crestwood Blvd. Immediately turn left into the Westview Promonade Mall. Join us for great fun, great specials and Mountaineer football!

MASSACHUSETTS

New England Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Tequilla Rain (f/k/a Atlas Bar and Grille)
Boston, MA
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Dan Thunberg at danthunberg@hotmail.com

Come join local WVU alumni and friends as we gather to watch the Mountaineers take on Pitt. Join us at Tequilla Rain located just behind Fenway Park, below Jillians. Please make a note that the name has changed but the location remains the same. If you are considering attending, please RSVP to danthunberg@hotmail.com. We will be having limited (not unlimited unfortunately) free appetizers from our host.

NEW YORK

New York-New Jersey Metro Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Ship of Fools Bar / Restaurant
New York, NY
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Joe Murphy at murphymovies@yahoo.com RSVP By: 11/14/03 at 12 noon.

The NY-NJ Metro Chapter invites you to view the "Backyard Brawl" live from Morgantown this Saturday night at 7:00 PM. Come cheer on the Mounties as they are coming on strong during the second half of the season. Pitt Alumni will watching the game there also - so lets not be outdone. Ship of Fools is located at 1590 Second Avenue between 82nd & 83rd Streets on the East side of the street.

NORTH CAROLINA

Coastal North Carolina Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Lee Ann and Doug Kitzmiller Residence
Swansboro, NC
Time: 6:30 PM Party 7:00 PM Kickoff
Contact: Lee Ann Kitzmiller at leeann2@gsiwave.com or 910-326-7776

The Coastal NC Chapter of the WVU Alumni Association will have a game watching party at my house! We will have a hot dog/hamburger cookout at my house (Lee Ann Kitzmiller) in Swansboro NC - 502 ISLAND PLACE SWANSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA. Call or email for directions. Pleas RSVP by the end of the day 11/12/03. Bring your own drinks and a side dish! There will be pool, and a big screen tv to watch WVU beat Pitt. The party starts at 6:30pm. We will take donations for the Chapter and have drawings for prizes, and sign-ups for membership in the Chapter. Drawing grand prize is a one year subscription to the Blue and Gold News.

Charlotte Chapter WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Coach's
Charlotte, NC
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Mike Petruski at ironmike942@carolina.rr.com or 704-374-4561

Again this year, the Charlotte Chapter will host game day gatherings at Coach's Sports Bar, located at 10105 Park Road Extension. To get to Coach's, follow Park Road south into Pineville. Alternately, take Interstate 485 to the Highway 51 North exit. Turn left at the 2nd light onto Park Road. Turn right at the first light into Coach's parking lot.

Piedmont Triad Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Legends Sports Bar & Grill
Greensboro, NC
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact: Carl Leppert at carlleppert@aol.com

If you are in the Greensboro area and have interest in great food, drinks, and plenty of space to cheer on the Mountaineers, join us at Legend's. Legend's is located on 40 (Exit 213, Guilford College Road, by the Raddison Hotel). If you have any questions finding Legend's call 336-855-7505 for directions.

RTP Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Sammy's Tap and Grill
Raleigh, NC
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Laura McCrory at lmccrory@nc.rr.com

GREAT RAFFLES, GREAT FOOD, GREAT FUN. If you have not joined our Chapter or renewed your membership from last year, please remember that you can sign up during the games at Sammy's. For more info go to www.wvu-rtp.com. Sammy's is on Avent Ferry Road in Raleigh.

OHIO

Central Ohio Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
BW-3
Columbus, OH
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Tom Erb at terb00@yahoo.com

What could be better than cheering on WVU with a roomful of Mountaineer fans while eating wings and drinking your favorite cold beverage? Admission is free and family and friends are welcome! In addition, you will have the opportunity to join one of our new committees, and learn about upcoming Central Ohio Alumni events! BW-3 is located at 5240 Bethel Center Columbus, OH, on the corner of Bethel Center Mall, between Godown Road and Sawmill Road.

Cincinnati-Dayton Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Chuck and Pam Van Arsdale Residence
Liberty Township, OH
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Chuck Van Arsdale at chuck@midwetmountaineer.com or 513-863-4968

WVU plays our #1 rival Pitt on Saturday night, November 15, 2003. Kickoff is 7:00pm. The game will be televised on ESPN2. This is a big game for WVU's bowl hopes. Chuck and Pam Van Arsdale invite you to their house in Liberty Township, Ohio to watch the game. Take I-275 to the Rte. 747 exit (Tri-County Mall exit), go north about 6 miles past a Kroger and McDonald's. The next street intersection is Tylersville Road. Go thru the intersection to the next traffic light which is Hamilton-Mason Road. Turn left on Hamilton-Mason Road, take the first right which is Highpoint Boulevard at the entrance to Logsdon's Ridge subdivision. Chuck and Pam's house is the first house on the right in the subdivision. The address is 4827 Highpoint Court. The WVU flag will be flying. Chuck and Pam ask that you RSVP by Friday, November 14th if you plan to come by. We will have beer and snacks. If you would like to bring a snack of your own to share, please do.

North Coast Cleveland Chapter
WVU vs.Pitt Game Watch
Fox and the Hound English Pub and Grille
Mayfield Heights, OH
Time: 7:30 PM
Contact: Stan Friedman at oamserv@ix.netcom.com or 216-921-7822

Fox & Hound English Pub & Grille at 1479 SOM Center Road in Mayfield Heights. Their telephone number is 440-646-9078. It's located in the Eastgate Plaza (shopping strip just off of Mayfield Road at SOM Center Road) about two doors north of Tony Roma's. We will congregate in the green room and want to make sure that we have enough room to eat, drink and watch the game so be sure to respond at your earliest convenience. If you're driving there via I-271 exit #34 (Mayfield Road) and drive east a short distance to the nearby major intersection (Mayfield & SOM) and turn left into the shopping plaza. There's plenty of parking nearby. The game kickoff is at 7:00 (ESPN2) and a number of alumni will arrive at 6:00 or shortly thereafter. Come early - stay late - just come. Food and drink charges will be on separate bills so be sure to tell your waiter/waitress who's in your party. Wear your gold & blue, if you have any, so we'll recognize you. Beat Pitt!

SOUTH CAROLINA

Grand Strand Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Broadway Louie's
Myrtle Beach, SC
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Jim Ellis at Jimgolfsc@aol.com or 843-650-3327

Broadway Louie's is located in Broadway at the Beach, off Bypass 17, in Myrtle Beach, SC. See you in the sports bar.

TEXAS

Dallas Metroplex Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Fox and the Hound
Dallas, TX
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact: Mike White at 469-384-2456

The Fox and the Hound is located at 18918 Midway Road, Dallas, TX 75287. Let's Go Mountaineers!

Lonestar Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Fox and the Hound
Houston, TX
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact: Nancy DiPaolo at jnkdip@aol.com

Catch the WVU game with fellow Houston area Mountaineers! All WVU alumni hungry for a win versus arch rival Pitt are encourage to attend. This is a change of venue from the normal northwest Houston location. The Fox and the Hound is located at 12802 Gulf Fwy (I-45 Fuqua exit) Houston, TX 77034-4808 Phone: (281)481-0068. A map to the event can be accessed at http://www.wvulonestarchapter.org/. Click on the Calendar of Events hyperlink.

VIRGINIA

Blue Ridge Mountaineers
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
All Sports Cafe
Roanoke, VA
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Mike Chapman at MChap1Rke@aol.com or 540-772-7708

All Sports Cafe is the spot to be as the WVU Blue Ridge Mountaineer Club will host alumni and fans rooting on the old gold and blue. All Sports Cafe just down from Patrick Henry High School on Grandin Avenue. Let's Go Mountaineers.

Central Virginia Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Bailey's Smokehouse & Tavern
Richmond, VA
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact Jeff Layne at jeff_layne@yahoo.com or (804) 389-2231

Bailey's Smokehouse and Tavern is located at 7502 W Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23294. See you there!

National Capital Area Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Ragtime
Arlington, VA
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact: Chris "Lefty" Lefbom at leftywvu@aol.com or 703-243-4003

Come join other DC area alumni as we cheer for WVU at Ragtime. Great food, drink specials, indoor & outdoor seating/tv's, and WVU giveaways. Ragtime is located at 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., just one short block from the Courthouse Metro stop in Arlington. You'll see the WV flag & banner out front!

WEST VIRGINIA

Boone County Chapter
WVU vs. Pitt Game Watch
Cafe Madison
Madison, WV
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: David Hill at dlh25130@aol.com

Let's Go Mountaineers!

WVU Alumni Association Hospitality Tent

For those of you that will be attending the Backyard Brawl in person, the WVU Alumni Association Hospitality Tent in Coca-Cola Hospitality Village will open at 4:30 pm on Saturday, November 15, 2003. The cost of a single game pass is $7 per person. For more information, contact Mary Kinsley at mary.kinsley@mail.wvu.edu.


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