Shreveport, Louisiana (August 22, 2014) – The City of Shreveport announced today it has entered into a partnership with Townsquare Media, which will serve as exclusive radio partner for the 2014 Landers Dodge Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase.
Townsquare Media will promote the Battle on the Border via local and cluster radio stations where participating teams are geographically located (Shreveport-Bossier LA, Lafayette LA, Lake Charles LA, Longview TX, Lufkin TX, Tyler TX and Tuscaloosa AL). In addition, Townsquare Media will provide around the clock updates of scores and game information on AM 1130 The Tiger and The Tiger website.
“The City of Shreveport and title sponsor Landers Dodge are excited to have Townsquare Media as an exclusive radio partner. Townsquare Media, which is one of the largest media and entertainment companies in the United States, immediately gives the City of Shreveport regional and national exposure and a direct opportunity to tell more football fans about this great high school football sporting event,” said Patrick Wesley, City of Shreveport official.
“We are so excited to be a part of the Landers Dodge Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase. Not only does this event highlight stellar high school athletic talent, it also showcases one or our premium venues, Independence Stadium. We couldn’t ask for two better entities to work with than Landers Dodge and the City of Shreveport,” said Lisa Janes-General Manager.
The Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase will highlight some of the top high school football programs / players in the South and country. The twelve team, two day format will take place at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, LA on September 12th – 13th.
2014 Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase Schedule:
Friday, September 12th
St. Thomas More HS (Lafayette, LA) vs. Gladewater HS (Gladewater, TX) / 6:00pm
El Dorado HS (El Dorado, AR – 6A Champions) vs. C.E. Byrd HS (Shreveport, LA) / 8:30pm
Saturday, September 13th
Marshall HS (Marshall, TX) vs. Parkway HS (Bossier City, LA) / 11:00am
John Curtis HS (River Ridge, LA – Division II Champions) vs. Lufkin HS (Lufkin, TX) / 2:00pm
Shades Valley HS (Birmingham, AL) vs. Acadiana HS (Lafayette, LA – 5A Champions) / 5:00pm
Neville HS (Monroe, LA) vs. Longview HS (Longview, TX) / 8:00pm