READY FOR SHOWDOWN. Scrapper Booster Club members display some of the items which will be in the live and silent auctions Saturday night at the Scrapper Showdown. They include Matt Smith, Scrapper rug; James “Bunch” Nichols, Memphis Grizzlies basketball autographed by Mike Miller; Robbie Stavely with signed football and basketball tickets which he and Mark Stavely donated, Gaye Graham with putter donated by Josh Tice; Josh Tice, Kristen McJunkins and Bryan McJunkins with a Scrapper quilt. The showdown will be held Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at the Nashville Elementary School cafeteria. Tickets are $15 and are available from Scrappers, Scrapperettes and cheerleaders.
The Scrapper Showdown will be held Saturday, Feb. 8, at 6:30 p.m. at the Nashville Elementary School cafeteria.
Tickets are $15 and are on sale by Scrappers, Scrapperettes and cheerleaders. The ticket price includes a barbecue dinner.
Scrapper Booster Club members are rounding up items for live and silent auctions, along with prizes for Heads or Tails and the basketball game. Fans will play Heads or Tails for a TV and the basketball shooting game for an iPad Mini.
Among the auction items already secured are Razorback basketball tickets for the Arkansas/Georgia game Saturday, March 1; reserved parking spot at Scrapper Arena, reserved hospitality room and VIP seating at the arena, crappie fish fry, Scrapper quilt, Scrapper rug, golf club, WeedEater, load of gravel and a tool set.
Others include Texas Ranger baseball tickets, NASCAR tickets at Texas Motor Speedway, an Arkansas Razorback football autographed by Coach Bret Bielema, and a basketball autographed by Mike Miller of the Memphis Grizzlies.
More items include Cheerleader for a Day, Captain for a Day, a reserved parking spot at Scrapper Stadium, and a booth in the stadium press box.
There will be numerous items and gift certificates from area merchants.
Nashville Elementary School art teacher Mike Eudy will provide music during the meal and silent auction.
The guest speaker for the Showdown will be J.B. Grimes, offensive line coach at Auburn University. Grimes is a familiar face in Arkansas coaching circles. He began his career as an assistant coach at Nashville. He has been an assistant coach at a number of NCAA D-1 programs, including Arkansas and Arkansas State. When former Red Wolves coach Gus Malzahn moved to Auburn, he named Grimes as his offensive line coach. The Showdown is a Booster Club fund-raiser which benefits the Nashville athletic program.
Live and silent auction items donated through Monday include the following:
Reserved parking at Scrapper Stadium
Reserved parking at Scrapper Arena
Cheerleader for the Day
Captain for the Day
Reserved Booth in Press Box
Reserved Hospitality Room and Seating at Arena
Birthday Party at Dome
2 rounds of golf at Hot Springs Country Club
Autographed Basketball by Memphis Grizzlies/
Autographed football by Brett Bielema/Mark and Robbie Stavely-Foxwood Sports
4 tickets to AR-GA basketball game/Mark & Robbie Stavely-Foxwood Sports
Tickets to Texas Ranger game/SWA Radio
Tickets to Texas Motor Speedway/SWA Radio
Scrapper Rug/Smith’s Cleaners
Golf Club/Print Mania
Large box of frozen products/Tyson
Bushel of peaches/Jamison Orchard
Drill/Home Improvement Center
Jewelry, leggings, scarf/Mandi Stone
2 oil changes/York Gary
1 month membership/SNB Fitness
$50 cashier’s check/Diamond Bank
30 min Massage/Deb Erwin
Razorback Tailgate Tent/Coca-Cola
Crappie Fish Fry/Grahams-Kells-Nichols
Coat Rack/Ivan Smith Furniture
Load of gravel-Tony Fatheree
Tool Set/Western Auto
Gift Certificate/Simple Simons
$75 in Scrapper Gear/Karter’s Dugout-Kortlan
Tire rotation and balance/Neeleys
Various types of oil and grease/Hendry Oil
$50 gift certificate/Power Pharmacy
Gift certificate/Merle Norman
S-factor procucts, purse, cap, Porter’s Lotion/Trendsetters
Family Pack for 8/Trish BBQ
Scrapper Hat/Lisa Wesson
4 bags ($40 each) car wash tokens/Cruizzers
Pot with spring flowers/Sunshine Acres
Carlo Blagi necklace/Tollett’s
Hair products/Stephanie & Co
Shampoo, cut, style/Carrie Tollett
Park Place gift card with chocolates
Pallet of sod/Fulton Grass
Golf Balls/Michael Howard-Farm Bureau Insurance
Insulated bag/Shelter Insurance
Scrapper Gift basket/Nashville Drug
Gift basket/Red River Credit Union
Gift Basket/Wild Ivy
Ray & Associates
Model Citizen Boutique
Britt Salon & Boutique