Bayou Jamb 2017 Media Day and Hospital Tour
Monroe, LA – The Bayou Jamb 2017 Media Day & Hospital Tour will be Tuesday, August 22nd at
St. Francis Medical Center-Downtown in the Auditorium beginning at 10 a.m. Coaches from the
eight participating teams will address the media. Additionally, each school will bring two of their top players to tour the hospital and visit with patients and staff. Bayou Jamb 2017 is sponsored by
Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches.
Members of the media are encouraged to attend the press conference and ask questions of the coaches, players, and special guests during the event (see suggested questions on page 2). You will also be given time for interviews after the press conference, and are invited to join the players on the hospital tour. Refreshments will be provided by Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches.
Media credentials for Bayou Jamb will be available to pick up at Media Day.
Bayou Jamb began in 2006 and is now considered Louisiana’s largest one-day high school football event. Bayou Jamb 2017 will be held on the ULM campus at Malone Stadium. Jambin’ in the Grove activities will begin at 11 a.m., with the gates opening at noon. The game lineup for this year’s Bayou Jamb:
1 p.m. Sterlington vs St. Frederick
3 p.m. Mangham vs. OCS
5 p.m. Ruston vs. Ouachita
7 p.m. West Monroe vs. Neville
Bayou Jamb 2017 is sponsored by St. Francis Medical Center, Origin Bank, Creed & Creed Your Local Injury Attorneys, Louisiana Pain Care, and The Orthopaedic Clinic.
For more information about Bayou Jamb 2017, visit www.bayoujamb.com or on Facebook