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Do you have any "future Blazers" in your family?  Send your photos and announcements to uabalumni@uab.edu and we'll gladly add them to our page.

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Morgan, grandson of UAB fan Deb Kesecker, sports his Blazer costume! Future Blazer Rowan gets a hug from Blaze at a recent football game.
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Two-year-old Amelia takes a break from playing catch with her football. Brooke, 11, and her brother Bradley, 9, get ready to watch football at a recent tailgate.
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Christian, 11, and his brother Caden, 9, take in an NAS Tailgate. Claire, 4, hugs Blaze before UAB's game against FIU in 2014.
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Graham, 10 months, spends time at a tailgate with his parents.  Mom, Nancy, is an NAS board member. Ten-year-old Ryne spends time working the tailgate with UAB Alumni Affairs Specialist Greg Berry.
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Stella and her dad, Jason Vice ('12), visit Blaze at the Bell Center Tailgate Challenge. Dylan gets a glimpse of Blaze at a recent football game at Legion Field.

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This Future Blazer is all smiles at the UAB vs. Troy tailgate on August 30, 2014. Future Blazer Emory shows off her cheerleading skills before a UAB football game.

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Gavin knows that UAB is #1 and is ready for the game to begin. Future Blazer Ayden hugs his plush Blaze before kickoff of the UAB vs. Troy football game.

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Alex is ready for some football and is enjoying the NAS Tailgate before the UAB vs. Troy game on August 30, 2014. Marian Cummings, daughter of 2013-2014 NAS President, Trey Cummings '00 and '01, showing her spirit during a Blazer football.
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Kaleigh and Caroline Rowe show off their true Blazer spirit at Homecoming. Grace Johnston gets ready to cheer on the UAB Blazers!

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UAB alumna and School of Dentistry employee, Rhonda Smith, shares this photo of her grandson and "new blazer," Fuller Young. Proud alumnus, Phillip Bowden, shows off this picture of his sweet baby girl in her new Blazer gear.
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Wil '01 and Amanda '05 McGriff enjoy a UAB football game with their son, Dawson. Benjamin Caine Lopez gets his spirit from his mom, Sheila Lopez '07 who is a UAB School of Nursing graduate.

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Darcy Evans, niece of UAB employee Christian Bushell, shows off her UAB spirit from her home in England. A look back at Reid Watson, son of UAB alumna Becky Watson, gearing up to join the Golden Girls in cheering on the Blazers during the '96 football season.
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Luke Rainer, son of UAB alumnus David Rainer '03, sporting his Blazers support all the way from his home in Shizouka City, Japan. Laney Saunier, daughter of UAB alumna Heather Feltman Saunier '05, cheers loudly for the Blazers!

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Future Blazers showing their spirit at a UAB basketball game. Painted head to toe with Blazer Pride, this Future Blazer takes in a UAB basketball game.

Make sure to also check out the performance of the National Anthem by the Ritchey family.  Christopher and Dunia Ritchey, who are both UAB alums, were joined by their 10 children in this performance prior to the tip-off against Memphis.  Dunia Ritchey has also served UAB as an employee in various roles since 1989.  The NAS thanks the Ritcheys for their support of UAB, and commends them on an outstanding performance!