The Norfolk State University football program, in conjunction with the sheriff's offices from the cities of Norfolk and Chesapeake, will host the "Spartan Kickoff 2016" kickball event with the Special Olympics of Virginia on Saturday, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the NSU campus.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Members of the Spartan football team will combine with Special Olympics athletes to form teams for a friendly kickball competition. There will also be a skills challenge and an autograph signing session. NSU football schedule cards and posters will be available for pickup.