< strong>CULLOWHEE, N.C. - In partnership with Carolina Ford, Holiday Inn, Best Western Inn and The Whee Life Western Carolina Athletics will kick-off its social media sponsorship campaign this week with four unique ways to highlight the Catamounts.
August 20th will begin the Carolina Ford Dealers Photo of the week which will post on Catamount Athletics Facebook (facebook.com/CatamountSports) and on Twitter (@catamounts). A photo from the past week's Catamount sporting event or other fun activity on campus will be highlighted.
August 21 begins Western Carolina Athletics' full-time commitment to throw-back Thursday (#TBT) sponsored by Holiday Inn. Each Thursday, a moment from Catamount athletics past will be featured.
September 2 will be The Whee Life Western Carolina Athlete of the Week. Student-athletes competing in-season will be highlighted for their athletic prowess for the week.
To help kick-off the first home football game, on September 6 against Brevard College, September 5 will begin the Friday Fan Frenzy sponsored by Best Western. Fans can send in their favorite fan photos from a game for a chance to win a free one night stay at Best Western.
As always, each of these promotions is being implemented to promote Catamount Athletics and give fans and these sponsors a way to "Prove Your Purple."