NEW YORK, N.Y. – Washington and Lee senior football players Connor Hollenbeck (Alpharetta, Ga. / Alpharetta) and Mitchell Thompson (Memphis, Tenn. / Memphis University School) have been selected to participate in the 2013 D3 Senior Classic All-Star game.
Both will play with the south squad when the teams meet on Friday, December 13 at 7:00 pm at Salem Stadium in Salem, Va. Players began preparations for the contest on Wednesday and will take part in a banquet at the Salem Civic Center this evening at 7:00 pm.
This marks the second-straight year that a W&L player has played in the game as Luke Heinsohn '13 and Jake Pelton '13 participated in last year's contest won by the South squad, 37-21.
Live audio of the game will be offered free of charge and live video of the game can be purchased for $4.95. Simply visit http://www.d3football.com/videolink/d3-senior-classic for more details.