Fly With The 'Hoos Winner Selected
Nov. 19, 1999
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Herb and Jackie Walke were the contestants chosen to Fly with the Hoos. First Union would like to congratulate Herb and Jackie and look forward tohaving them as the guest of the Men’s Basketball team.
They will be flyingwith the Hoos to Tallahassee on February 26 as the Virginia men’sbasketball team takes on Florida State. (First Union will sponsor a Flywith the Hoos during basketball season starting in late November)
An excerpt from Herb’s letter:
Thank you for the invitation to FLY WITH THE HOOS to Tallahassee,Florida on February 26th. My wife, Jackie, and I are delighted toaccept the invitation… When we arrived home late Saturday evening and found your letter noting”you and a guest.” we really got excited. We have been fans since theearly sixties when I attended UVA, but the real Superfan is my wife,Jackie. We have had season tickets in section 130 of Scott Stadium formore years than we can remember, and this was the game to say goodbye toall of the good folks that we have enjoyed being around at home gamesfor many years. This lucky invitation and that wonderful sixth game winover Buffalo, brightened the day… Thanks again, and Go Hoos.