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Release No. 08.31.16-FBInvite
August 31, 2016

First Responders Invited to Attend Football Home Opener Free of Charge

The College of the Canyons Athletics Department invites all first responders to attend the football season opener at Cougar Stadium free of charge.
The Cougars will host Antelope Valley College, with kickoff scheduled 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3.
All first responders – firefighters, EMT and law enforcement personnel – who present a valid form of identification will be admitted to the game free of charge.
General admission tickets are $5. Children 10 and under are free.
“We would like to show our gratitude to the hardworking men and women who put their lives on the line to keep this community and its residents safe,” said COC head football coach Ted Iacenda. “The Cougar football program appreciates each and every one of you.”
For more information about the 2016 College of the Canyons football team or to view a schedule of upcoming games, visit​. Fans can also follow the COC Athletics social media accounts via @COCathletics for live game updates.