Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Cougar's home court. Players attending the Alpharetta vs. Chattahoochee game will be wearing pink in support of the school’s “Pink Out” fundraiser for Northside Hospital Breast Care Cancer Center.
“October 18 is going to be a big night at the ‘Hooch’, said Milo Mathis, Athletic Director at Chattahoochee High.
“It's an important Region Football Game against Alpharetta and a big pre-game ceremony recognizing cancer survivors. We are especially excited that the Atlanta Hawks will join us in our ‘Pink Out’ festivities. We are looking forward to celebrating a great cause and some great football action.”
Head coach Mike Budenholzer and players Al Horford and Paul Millsap will be on-site for the Alpharetta vs. Chattahoochee game at Chattahoochee, along with Gustavo Ayon, Jared Cunningham, Royal Ivey, John Jenkins and DennisSchröder, while Pero Antic, Elton Brand, DeMarre Carroll, Eric Dawson, James Johnson, Shelvin Mack and Mike Scott will be at Halford Stadium.
“The Hawks are proud to not only be a part of representing the city as a professional team, but to also support the student-athletes who make Atlanta’s sports landscape so special,” said Bob Williams, President, Atlanta Hawks and Philips Arena. “We are excited to be a part of the activities at these two games and look forward to engaging with the crowds.”
The Atlanta Hawks open their season at Philips Arena on Friday, November 1 vs. the Toronto Raptors.
WHO: The Atlanta Hawks
WHAT: Friday Night Lights Participation
WHEN AND WHERE: Friday, October 18
Alpharetta vs. Chattahoochee @ Chattahoochee (7:30pm start time)
5230 Taylor Road, Alpharetta, GA 30022