For Immediate Release

 

April 20, 2006

 

10th Annual Sports & Celebrity Memorabilia Auction Set for Apr. 27

 

Providence, RIóThe 10th annual Rhode Island College Sports and Celebrity Memorabilia Auction will be held on Thursday, Apr. 27 at the Radisson Airport Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island. All proceeds raised from this auction go directly towards student-athlete development programs.

 

Doors open at 7 p.m. with a silent auction beginning at 7:30 p.m. A live auction will follow shortly thereafter. Admission is just $4.

 

There will be hundreds of autographed items and collectibles from the world of sports and entertainment. In addition to Red Sox, Yankees and Patriots items, there are golf outings, trips to sporting events around the country and restaurant gift certificates from around the State.

 

Some of the top items include Curt Schilling, Ted Williams, Mickey Mantle, Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz autographs.

 

Please contact Scott Gibbons at (401) 456-8516 or e-mail at: sgibbons@ric.edu for more information.

 

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