WHO: George Seifert, head coach of the Carolina Panthers and
students, parents and teachers of Dore Academy of
WHAT: Will participate in a student motivational assembly to
celebrate their win of the "Staples Coach of the Week" award
and a $5,000 gift certificate for school supplies from Staples.
WHEN: Wednesday, February 23, 2000.
WHERE: Dore Academy
1727 Providence Road
Charlotte, N.C. 28207
WHY: Coach George Seifert was named the "Staples Coach of the Week"
for the game played against the New Orleans Saints.
Each week, NFL representatives honor one head coach whose team
played an outstanding game. An independent judging organization
randomly selects an entry sent in to Staples on behalf of an
accredited K-12 school in that football team's area.
NOTE: Coach George Seifert, Dore Academy school officials and Staples
representatives will be available for interviews after the
CONTACT: Christina Erridge, Staples