Reece Snags Prestigious Raiders Award!

•January 11, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Fullback Marcel Reece, a Raiders captain, was voted the 2013 Commitment to Excellence (CTE) Award winner.  The article below about the award and the COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE AWARD DINNER on March 8th  is from Raiders.com.  Be there!

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Fullback Marcel Reece, a Raiders captain, was voted the 2013 Commitment to Excellence Award winner. His teammates voted for him for best exemplifying hard work, leadership, and excellence on and off the field throughout the season. On Saturday, March 8, 2014, Reece will be honored as part of the 12th Annual Commitment to Excellence Award Presentation Dinner at the Oakland Airport Hilton.

Reece played multiple roles for the Silver and Black this season. In addition to his usual fullback position, Reece started at running back against the Jets with both Rashad Jennings and Darren McFadden. He ran for 123 yards and a touchdown and added 38 receiving yards. He also acted as quarterback on one play against the Kansas City Chiefs when he completed a pass to CB Chimdi Chekwa on a fake punt for 22 yards.

The multi-talented athlete completed the season with 46 carries for 218 yards and 2 touchdowns, as well as 32 receptions for 331 yards and 2 touchdowns. Reece now has 152 carries for 723 yards and 3 rushing touchdowns and 138 receptions for 1,481 yards and 8 receiving touchdowns in his career.

Off the field, the veteran fullback was active in the community. Reece was the Raiders NFL United Way representative. He hosted a tweetup with the United Way at The Raider Image in Oakland, meeting fans and promoting United Way. He gathered a group of his teammates to participate in the 15th Annual Hometown Huddle event. Reece joined a group of his offensive teammates for Toys for Tots, signing autographs in exchange for donated toys for local children. He also rode the Play 60 bus to reward Super School Millsmont Academy for their commitment to staying active.

Reece has been selected for his second-consecutive Pro Bowl and was recently named second team All-Pro by the Associated Press.

Reece was honored to be chosen by his teammates as the Commitment to Excellence award winner. “As far as the Commitment to Excellence Award, everybody knows I love the Raiders,” said Reece. “I love the Silver and Black and I appreciate the Raider Nation with all my heart.”For information on how to attend the dinner, call : 650.428.0810

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Reece Expresses Honor of Winning CTE Award in Behind the Shield Interview with Jeannette Thompson

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Oakland Raiders Commitment to Excellence Dinner 2014

•November 2, 2013 • Leave a Comment

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Check out the first 60 seconds of this Silver and Black interview with Jon Condo where he talks about winning last season’s Commitment to Excellence (CTE) Award.

This season’s CTE award winner will be announced in an on-field presentation at the 12/29 Raiders game.  The CTE dinner is March 8th. As a member of the Sactown Original Raider Booster Club you will receive a $10 discount off of the ticket price.  Plan now to attend!

For more information contact: raiderlady@hotmail.com

Sactown Raiders/Steelers Amtrak Trip!

•November 2, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Raiders fans!!!

The  Sactown Original Raider Booster Club’s third annual  Amtrak  trip and tailgate party for the Raiders/Steelers game was a blast!!

I am already looking forward to next year!

Go Raiders!
Steve
Steve Kilekas, President
Sactown Original Raider Booster Club

Raiders/Steelers Amtrak Trip!

•October 20, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Hello Raiders fans!!!

It’s time to get on board for the third annual Raiders game Amtrak trip!  The  Sactown Original Raider Booster Club will be taking Amtrak to the Raiders/Steelers game on  Sunday,  October 27th.  Meet at Amtrak at 6:30 a.m. for a hosted beverage tailgate before our 7:40 a.m. train.   Please RSVP to me at  (408) 616-9690 so we know how many to expect for the train ride party.

The tailgate party is open to ALL!  Forward this email or link to our website to invite friends and family.  More details are below.  I am super stoked about this trip!!

Go Raiders!
Steve
Steve Kilekas, President
Sactown Original Raider Booster Club

Amtrak Ticket Purchase – 7:40 a.m. Departure on 10/17/13

  • Amtrak offers a 25% Raiders fan discount off of the regular full fare.  A round trip ticket normally would be $52. With the 25% discount round trip = $42.00.  Use promotional code:  H212. Amtrak is offering ½ off of the promotional rate for children under 16.  Total round trip for children under 16 = $21.
  • You can book tickets online here or purchase the day off the game.   Tickets can be used for any of the trains within the same day.  You can get on at ‘an earlier or later time with the same ticket.
  • Return to Sacramento: You pick the time.

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Raiders Game Tickets
The game is sold out, but anyone needing game tickets, please email me at raiderlady@hotmail.com and let me know.  No promises, but we will see what we can do. -Denise

Hosted Morning Beverage Tailgate

WHERE:  Meet at the Amtrak Station – 401 I Street, Sacramento at 6:30 a.m.
 6:30 a.m. – 7:25 a.m. – Coffee, Bailey’s n Coffee, Irish Coffees – FREE for members!!! Just show your membership card
Train Trip Party

Depart Sacramento

7:40 am, Sun, October 27, 2013

Arrive at the Coliseum:

9:42 am, October 27, 2013

  • Football pool
  • Raffles

Tailgate Party at the Coliseum

Hosted by Sactown Original Raider Booster Club

FREE!!!!! food and drink for members!  Just show your membership card.

Non members:  $10

9:50 a.m.  -  12 noon

Location : Club B – South Lot – Near Lot B – Next to Raiderville – For those of you coming from other areas- Look for the Mickey Mouse Balloon

Drinks:  BYOB -  (Other alcoholic beverages available for a donation.)

Menu (partial list):

  • Pulled pork or roast beef sandwiches
  • Hot Dogs
  • Burgers
  • Variety of salads
  • Beans
  • Cookies
  • Chips
  • Water and sodas

Paula

Please RSVP to Paula at (916)215-0926 for the tailgate so we know how much food to purchase.  Drop tailgate items ( ice chests, chairs, etc.) that you want me to drive down for you during the beverage tailgate at Amtrak by 7:00 a.m.  I will be leaving at 7:15 a.m.   Thanks!

 
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