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Bears Virtual “Sneaker Soiree” Event Starts April 18

By: Rick Kindhart

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SPRINGFIELD – Missouri State’s annual Sneaker Soiree to benefit intercollegiate athletics is going virtual this year with the online auction and fan engagement event running April 18-24.

Sponsored by Old Missouri Bank, this year’s event features a wide variety of amazing items for fans to bid on. Participants may register and begin perusing items from the comfort of their home by going to There is no charge to participate.

On Saturday, April 24, the auction will conclude with a video program, starting at 5 p.m. on the auction site.

Before bidding begins, fans may participate in a virtual photo shoe contest to show off their cool sneakers. Through April 16, fans may submit a full-body photo and a close-up of their sneakers by submitting a photo to Three lucky winners will be selected from qualified entries received by the deadline.

For questions or to donate items, please contact the BearsFund at (417) 836-5427.

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