Oct 17, 2007
Windstream sponsors 'Big Blue Sports' Sweepstakes at UK-Fla. game
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Jennifer Kersey of Bullitt County has been selected to step onto the field during halftime of the University of Kentucky-Florida football game at Commonwealth Stadium Saturday for a chance to win up to $6,000 during Windstream's 'Big Blue Sports' Sweepstakes.
Kersey was selected in a random drawing to throw a football into a Windstream-branded target from 10 yards for $1,000; 15 yards for $2,000 and 20 yards for $3,000.
Kersey entered the sweepstakes at Windstream's retail store in Shepherdsville. Entries were accepted Sept. 4-28 at participating Windstream retail stores throughout Kentucky and by mail.
Carson Gregory of Somerset won a $1,000 consolation prize during the Big Blue Sports Sweepstakes at UK Big Blue Madness on Oct. 12.
Windstream is the official telecommunications provider of UK athletics.
Windstream Corporation provides voice, broadband and entertainment services to customers in 16 states. The company has approximately 3.3 million access lines and about $3.3 billion in annual revenues. For more information, visit www.windstream.com.