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Congratulations to the 2021 Big Red Raffle Winners! Thank you to all those who sold or purchased raffle tickets. 


Big Red Raffle Prize Winners:

  •  Grand Prize Winner: Tony Meyer of Hooper, NE won two 2022 Nebraska Football Season tickets on the 50 yard line donated by Farmers Mutual of Nebraska
  • Second Prize Winner: Linda Vetick of Lyons, NE won a $500 Amazon gift card
  • Third Prize winner: Steve Toth of Northville, MI won a 50” flat screen TV 


Athlete Drawing Winner

Congratulations to Heidi Burns from our Hastings School Age team! for winning this year’s Big Red Raffle athlete drawing for a tablet!


Top Selling Team

West Point takes honors for the top selling team.   The West Point team sold 327 books and 165 individual tickets for a total of $7,635.   The top selling team gets $1,000 cash deposited into their account.  Great job West Point! 


Top Selling Athlete In Each Region

These athletes sold the most Big Red Raffle tickets in their regions.  For their hard work, they each receive a $50 Visa Gift Card. 

East Region:  David Harkey from Blair

East Central Region: Tyson Bassett from the York Wolves

West Region:  Paul Kruger of Chadron 

West Central Region: Cole Claussen of O'Neill


The teams are the big winners! Over $70,000 was raised this year by all Special Olympics Nebraska teams combined and 100% of the proceeds of the raffle is credited to each team who sells tickets, so all the teams who sold tickets are big winners!   


Special thanks to athlete Brady Shannon for drawing our winners!