About 2,000 high school football players, cheerleaders attend Skylights Media Day

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PITTSBURGH —

WPXI-TV’s 2013 Skylights Media Day was an all-out blitz for high school football players and cheerleaders.

The event was held at Heinz Field on July 16.

Football players, football coaches and cheerleaders were photographed and interviewed by television, print and radio organizations. 

Former NFL star and current television analyst Hines Ward attended the event.

Skylights Media Day also included a tour of Heinz Field, sponsor booths with giveaways, games, prizes, a photo booth, WPXI talent appearances, food and refreshments.

Sponsors included Eat'n Park, the Marines, GNC, The ScareHouse, CCBC, LECOM, Trib Total Media, DermatologistOnCall , Rohrich, Stat Easy, PA Distance Learning, KISS and WDVE.