2016 Game Day Schedule


Saturday, December 17, 2016

Schedule is subject to change slightly during early game week.

10:00 A.M.    Junior Shrine Bowl Kick Off

11:00 A.M.    Distinguished Guest & VIP’s Lunch in the Veranda Room of Richardson Center.

12:00 Noon    Team warm-up on field

1:00 P.M.    Pre-game Ceremonies: Noble Jim Crawford, Master of Ceremonies.

Introduction of Shrine Bowl Cheerleading Squads.

Recognition of Shrine Bowl sponsors and supporters.

Recognition of Shrine Bowl Alumni.

Invocation by Shrine Bowl Chaplain, Ray Fields, PP.

Introduction of JROTC and Shrine Center Color Guards.

National Anthem sung by Ruby Callahan of Fuquay-Varina, NC

Introduction of North and South Carolina teams, coaches, trainers and officials.  Noble Joe Sessoms, Play by Play Announcer.

Create a Shriner and Introduction of South Carolina Shrine Bowl Queen & King

Delivery of Official Shrine Bowl Footballs by South Carolina Football Run

2:00 P.M.      Coin Toss and  KICK-OFF  

80th  Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas powered by OrthoCarolina sponsored by the six Shrine Centers of the Carolinas, between the best High School Senior All-Stars from North and South Carolina.  The game and halftime pageantry will be broadcast live in the two Carolinas over The Shrine Bowl Radio Network and world-wide web over ESPN3 and tape delayed to be viewed over ESPNU.


Introduction of North Carolina and South Carolina Shrine Bowl King and Queen.

Introduction of Shrine Bowl Distinguished Guests and Potentates.

The Potentates of the six Shrine Centers of the Carolinas will present a check for the funds raised by the sponsoring Shriners, to Imperial Potentate.

Imperial Sir speaks


POSTGAME CEREMONIES:   Presentation of  MVP trophies and press interviews of Shrine Bowl Coaches & Players at the 50-yard line.