The Bulldog Athletic Association's inaugural Scholarship Raffle took place at the Sherrill Center on March 12th.  Approximately 200 guests attended the drawing, with 450 tickets sold that will net over $50,000 towards scholarships for student athletes.


Greg Ganger and Joye Haynes Ganger won the Grand Prize and selected the $30,000 cash option.  There were 29 other prizes awarded, with the prize and the winner listed here:


Private Locker Room Tour & Lunch with Eddie B. and Coach Mock-John & Diana Pierce

Hands On Spa Manicure-Jack Sauer

NCAA Pen and Pencil Set-Joan Creasman

UNC Asheville Athletics Adidas Pullover-Lance Martin

Video Board and PA Message during 2013-14 Men's Basketball game-David Hillier

Black Mountain Bistro Gift Card-Mike Willett

Mellow Mushroom Gift Card-Robert Merrill

Fig Bistro Gift Card-Buffy Bagwell

Blackbird Restaurant Gift Card-Shanon Fagan Martin

Grovewood Cafe Gift Card-Don Bagwell

Stoney Knob Restaurant Gift Card-Derek Allen

Avenue M Gift Card-Michael Greene

Rose Pilates Session Certificate-Karen Cragnolin

Anne Vasilik Painting-Jack Teague

Swannanoa Cleaners Gift Certificate-Sam Decker

Jan Davis Tire Store Alignment Certificate-David Cogburn

B & B Tobacconist Certificate-Brenda Kirkpatrick

Choice Hotels Gift Card-Marjorie Mann

Discount Shoes Gift Card-Brandon Stamsley

Training Partners Session Certificates-Mike & Lisa Gore

Grovewood Gallery Gift Card-Tom Alexander

UNC Asheville Men's & Women's 2013-14 Season Tickets-Lewis Cooper

Karat Patch Pendant-Amy Pressley

Cooking Class and Dinner with Chef Emi Chiappa-Hank & Sara Garbee, Jr.

Dinner at Red Stag-Ed Sullivan

TV Console-Max Haner

Jewelry Chest-Ulrich Dietrich

Console & Mirror-Cindy Harbin Holman

Media Chest-James Mills


The BAA would like to thank all ticket purchasers and prize donors, as well as the businesses that provided the food and refreshments that made the reception drawing such a success:



Highland Brewing

Biltmore Winery


Frankie Bones


Marco's NY Pizza



Loretta's Cafe