The Greenville Drive and Michelin, N.A. are excited to celebrate the 2014 Reading All-Stars from Greenville County middle schools and all Anderson and Spartanburg County schools on Sunday, May 25th! The Drive's seventh annual reading incentive program is designed to encourage learning and education success through reading, and the program reaches over 75,000 students year-round.
First pitch for the game with the Augusta GreenJackets is at 4:05, but the fun starts at 3:30, as the Drive honor these Reading All-Stars for their hard work this school year with participation in a pre-game "Parade of Champions" around Fluor Field. Each Reading All-Star will also be presented with a Drive - Michelin Reading All-Star commemorative t-shirt.
During the game, five schools with continued success in the program will be inducted into the inaugural Reading All-Star Hall of Fame, and top performers for the school year will be recognized. In addition, students will participate in the in-game entertainment, including a tug-of-war, shoe scramble, sack race and more!
To purchase tickets for Sunday's game, stop by the Main Street Box Office, call (864) 240-4528 or log on to GreenvilleDrive.com.
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