The Independence Patriots will hold their first annual “Green & Gold Game” this Saturday, August 13th.  Admission is $2 and gates at the school’s stadium will open at 4:00.  All fans and families will have the opportunity to meet the Patriot coaches and players.  Cameras are permitted in the media-day type atmosphere.
Mint Hill youth football teams and cheerleaders will also be performing.
At 6:00 the varsity football team will hold a scrimmage.  The offensive players will go up against the defense.
The entire football squad invites the residents of Mint Hill to come out and support their team as they prepare for the upcoming season.

Read more about the Patriots’ 2011 football season in this week’s edition of The Mint Hill Times.  Follow updates on Indy Football, as well as other local sports on Twitter at @JJamisonMHTimes