The Great Lakes Valley Conference will hold their annual Football Kickoff festivities in Lebanon, Illinois next Friday on July 26.
The event will take place on the campus of McKendree University from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Two members from the Quincy University Hawks football program will be on hand to offer a few thoughts on the 2019 season.
Hawks head coach Gary Bass will of course be in attendance as well in Lebanon.
Five of the GLVC’s eight starting quarterbacks will be at the “football kickoff” including Quincy senior Andrew Rund.
Rund will be one of four QU Hawk captains this year. Rund has accounted for 2,400 yards passing and 11 scoring strikes during his career in The Gem City.
QU senior lineman and captain Bryce Johnson will also represent the hawks next week.
Johnson talllied 24 tackles and 3 sacks last season to earn honorable mention All-GLVC honors.