|July 31, 2009 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – ‘Hawks fans: tune up those instruments, warm up your voices, and grab a video camera. Fame awaits!
The Rockford RiverHawks, in partnership with the Chicago-Rockford International Airport and WIFR, are calling on all superfans for a contest to create music videos for the ‘Hawks victory anthem, “Hey there, RiverHawks”.
The winner receives two free airline tickets from Chicago-Rockford International Airport and will have their video shown on the center field scoreboard throughout the remainder of the season. Selected contestant videos will also be featured in between innings at RiverHawks games.
“It’s a chance for people to be creative and have some fun with our song,” said RiverHawks’ director of operations Chris Daleo. “YouTube history could be made with this contest. If people get involved, it will be a gas.”
To become a local celebrity, upload your video by visit the sports section of WIFR’s website. On the right hand side of the page underneath the sports ticker, click on the icon that says “Make your own RiverHawks music video.” Click “Submit a photo or video” and follow the instructions.
Never had the joy of hearing the song? Listen by clicking our multimedia section and clicking on “Hey there, Riverhawks”.