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Thousands expected for 2nd White Water Classic Football Game

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -

The second edition of the White Water Classic football game kicks off at Phenix City’s Garrett Harrison Stadium this Saturday Sept. 12 at 5 p.m.

The game features a face-off between the Tuskegee University Golden Tigers and the Albany State Golden Rams.

Last year’s inaugural game saw an estimated crowd of 5,000.

Community leaders say they received positive feedback from businesses and residents in the community and are hoping to attract more fans and more money to the city this year.

The city is planning a golf tournament and a concert around the game. The concert will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at the Phenix City Amphitheater, and it will feature national recording artist Avant.   

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