Burnsville High School will be hosting special events at football games this fall.
There is a tribute for Dick Hanson slated for Friday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m at Pates Stadium. All former players and students are invited to attend and honor the great teacher and coach. Family members will be in attendance, and all former players will be invited to the field at halftime to take a knee in his memory.
Homecoming Week begins Monday, Sept. 19 with special events and themed days. The festivities culminate on Saturday, Sept. 24 with the Homecoming Dance. The Homecoming football game is set for Friday, Sept. 23 against Apple Valley.
The Hall of Fame football game is slated for Friday, Oct. 7. This 60th anniversary celebration, sponsored by the BHS Black and Gold Alumni Foundation, will take place the following day
Lastly, the Vic Berra Memorial Game is set for Wednesday, Oct. 19. Vic's family will be in attendance, and the high school will honor and recognize Vic with a plaque for the new plaza area.