Jake Sharp to Meet Fans in Salina

Wednesday, February 2 2011 11:00 PM

Jake Sharp to Meet Fans in Salina

 

Press Release                                                                   

February 2, 2011

Media Relations- James Bain

 

Wichita Wild running back Jake Sharp will spend some time visiting with Wild fans in Salina on Saturday, February 5.  Sharp will be appearing at the Genesis Health Club from 10 AM to noon.  Genesis is located at 1830 S 9th St.    Sharp was a star athlete at Salina Central High School before playing football at the University of Kansas from 2006-2009.

Sharp was named Gatorade High School Player of the Year in Kansas as a senior in 2005.  Sharp ran for 6,524 yards in high school which is the second most in state history.  Sharp was also a three-time state champion in the long jump.  He left KU with the 10th most rushing yards in school history with 2,239.  He finished his career with 23 rushing TD’s which is 3rd all-time.

Sharp and the rest of the Wild will open training camp in late February with the opening game of the 2011 season taking place on March 7 in Grand Island, NE where the Wild will take on the Nebraska Danger.

Download the FREE Wichita Wild App. for I-Phones and Droids.  Just go to your App. Store or Droid Market and search “Wichita Wild”.  Become a fan of the Wild on Facebook by visiting www.facebook.com/wichitawild and clicking "Like" at the top of the page.   The 2011 home opener is slated for Saturday, March 12 vs. Green Bay.  Season tickets start at just $80 and include FREE parking.  Call the Wild office at 316-440-5044 for more information.

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