Nov. 25, 2009
SEATTLE - In-state college football bragging rights will be on the line Saturday when Washington and Washington State hit the Husky Stadium turf in the 102nd meeting between the two programs.
The annual Apple Cup, sponsored by Boeing, is scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff and a limited number of tickets remain available by calling the Husky Ticket Office at (206) 543-2200 or by clicking here. The game will also be televised live by FSN Northwest, in addition to the normal gameday coverage on 950 KJR AM, the Washington ISP Sports Network and GoHuskies.com.
For those fans attending the game, a special Apple Cup Pre-Game Rally sponsored by Boeing will take place beginning at 11 a.m. in The Zone. Located on the East Practice Field adjacent to Husky Stadium, the rally will feature food, beverages, a live band and various events and activities.
To enhance the fan experience The Zone is moving to a cash system. There will be an ATM on-site and credit cards will be accepted in the Restaurant/Beverage tents. Admission to The Zone is free.
Husky and Cougar fans can participate in a special 7 Alarm Wing Eating Contest, presented by Wing Dome. The school who has the most fans consuming at least one entire 7 Alarm wing will receive a $1,000 donation for their institution.
The first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a free limited edition Boeing Apple Cup scarf.The football team, Husky Marching Band and Cheerleaders are scheduled to conduct the Husky Walk at approximately 1:40 p.m. 950 KJR AM will conduct its gameday pre and post-game coverage at The Zone throughout the day.
Access to The Zone
-The SE Gate entrance is the main entrance into The Zone.
-The East Ticket Gate from The Zone into the stadium will open up after the Husky Team walk thru.
-The Zone is closed during the game.
-The Zone is open to the general public for halftime. The SE Gate entrance into The Zone is the only entrance and it opens at the end of 2nd Quarter and closes at the end of halftime.
-The Zone re-opens for post-game. The East Ticket Gate from the stadium into The Zone will be open for post-game as well as the SE Gate Entrance.