Kick Off Sports Luncheon

Kick Off Luncheon

SOLD OUT: 2023 Kick Off Luncheon | August 24 | Baylor Club at McLane Stadium | 11:30 a.m.

Guest Speaker: Santana Dotson

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For over 30 years, the Greater Waco Chamber has hosted luncheons to excite the community for upcoming sports seasons. Held annually in the fall, the Kick Off Sports Luncheon, with presenting sponsor Jim Turner Chevrolet, celebrates the start of football season. This luncheon features a preview from Baylor University coaches, a look at the upcoming high school football season and a special guest speaker.

Prior speakers have included Ed "Too Tall" Jones (former Dallas Cowboy defensive end), Dat Nguyen, (former Dallas Cowboy linebacker and member of the Texas A&M Wrecking Crew), Gary Baxter (former American football cornerback and Baylor football player), Charles Davis (an American football analyst on Foxsports.com and former player), Bill Hancock (first executive director of the BCS), Bobby Bowden, Charlie Ward, Trey Wingo (ESPN), Brad Sham (voice of the Dallas Cowboys), R. C. Slocum (former Texas A&M Head Coach), Gene Stallings (former A&M and Alabama Coach) and Grant Teaff (former Baylor University Coach).