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MCLB Barstow Marine Wins Trip to Super Bowl in the MCCS Football Bash Promotion

Release Date: 12/14/2007

2007 Football BashHQMC (MR), QUANTICO, VA - SgtMaj Richard Rush was the lucky winner of the 2007 Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) Football Bash Grand Prize   a five day/four night, all expense paid trip for two to Phoenix, AZ to attend Super Bowl XLII, valued at over $7,500.

This fall, MCCS clubs and restaurants across the Corps sponsored the MCCS Football Bash in an effort to get Marines into MCCS facilities for a little fun, camaraderie, and football.  In all, MCCS club and restaurant patrons submitted over 60,000 raffle entries.  Official event sponsors included AT&T, Samuel Adams, Tyson Foods, and Weber-Stephen Products Company.  Coca Cola, North America, EA Sports, and the Phoenix Cardinals also contributed prizes for the promotion.

2007 Football BashAs the winner of an installation Football Bash raffle, SgtMaj Rush was eligible for a 1 in 21 chance at the Grand Prize.  His name was drawn during a raffle on Dec. 14, 2007, at HQMC, Personnel and Family Readiness Division, aboard MCB Quantico, VA.  SgtMaj James R. Futrell, the Marine Corps Combat Development Center, Sergeant Major drew the winning ticket.

The Grand Prize winner receives tickets for two to Super Bowl XLII, airfare, four nights lodging, an autographed Phoenix Cardinals football, a Samuel Adams golf bag, and $500 spending money. Mr. Jackie Mitchell, MCLB Albany, won the Second Place Prize of $1,000, a Samuel Adams Pop-a-shot Basketball Game, and a Coca Cola fleece blanket.  Capt Rollin Steele, Marine Barracks Washington, won the Third Place Prize of $500, a Boston Beer Company rolling duffle bag, and a Coca Cola watch.

Be sure to ask your local MCCS club manager about current contests and promotions going on at your installation.  MCCS patrons just like you do win!  Don't miss out, participate today!

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