OTTUMWA — Coming off an 8-5 campaign that included a berth in the Outback Bowl, University of Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz will headline the 2014 Southeast Iowa I-Club Tailgate. Ferentz will be joined by Hawkeye women’s basketball associate head coach Jan Jensen, men’s basketball assistant coach Kirk Speraw and wrestling strength and conditioning coach Luke Lofthouse as the featured speakers at the annual event on Friday, May 16.
In addition to the speakers, “Voice of the Hawkeyes” Gary Dolphin will join Indian Hills Community College director of media relations and radio announcer Kevin Pink as emcees for the evening. The event will be in a new location as the tailgate will be held at the Winbco Tank Hangar, located at 14786 Terminal Avenue in Ottumwa. The event will begin at 6 p.m.
All Hawkeye fans are invited to attend and meet with the coaches along with other University of Iowa athletic staff. For ticket information, call Lois Knott at (641) 777-2761. The deadline to order tickets is Friday, May 9.