Standing in third

By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

After taking Brutus down in week 10 of the Capital One Mascot Challenge, Zippy now has an 8-2 record. With this record she is now placed comfortably in the third spot with just two weeks left in the regular season.

In week 11, Zippy is going up against another undefeated foe, Aubie the tiger from Auburn University. As of now, the two mascots are trading leads and Zippy is in need of your help to take down this tiger.

Here’s how:

Vote: You can vote up to 50 times a day at

Share: You can post status to Facebook and Twitter answering the challenge questions of “what is Zippy’s favorite tailgating game?” do this to earn zippy 50 points per post.

Upload: Upload videos and pictures to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram of you or Zippy doing some tailgate activities and earn her 100 points per upload.

Akron let’s do this and show that we stand behind Zippy.