NORTH LITTLE ROCK
- Former Razorback and current Dallas Cowboys star running back Felix Jones will be appearing at Dickey-Stephens Park this Thursday, June 24th when the Travelers take on the Springfield Cardinals at 7:10 pm.
Jones will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and then sign autographs on the concourse for ONE HOUR from 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm. There will be a charge of $10 per item autographed. Proceeds to go to The Johnnee Mae Charity for underprivileged kids in inner-city Little Rock. An official Felix Jones autographed jersey and football will also be raffled off during the game.
Following a stellar 3-year career at the University of Arkansas, Jones has found continued success in the NFL with the Cowboys, rushing for 685 yards and 3 touchdowns in 2009, as well as a 73-yard touchdown run in the playoffs.
Jones will also be appearing at the Brian Davis Football Camp at War Memorial Stadium on July 16th and 17th. Kids ages 5-17 can register for the camp by telephone 501-291-8793 or www.briandaviscamps.com
Gates open on Thursday at 6:10 pm.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.