North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Talk it Out – Game of the Week

Program Overview:

1) Display a Talk it Out banner throughout the year, showcasing your commitment to this important cause.
2) Pledge cards for coaches and athletes, encouraging them to take a stand against underage drinking.
3) Distribution of an “Alcohol’s Effect on Athletic Performance” handout to provide valuable information.
4) A $250 stipend to recognize your Athletic Department’s commitment to the Talk It Out Mission.


1) Commitment to display the Talk It Out banner throughout the year, promoting the cause.
2) Both participating teams must agree to all the campaign terms to ensure a unified effort.
3) Willingness to allocate time for an ambassador or Talk It Out representative to speak with the teams and attend the event, enhancing the impact of the campaign.


1) To ensure the success of the Game of the Week campaign, we will provide marketing support, including:
2) A press release and pitch for each event to garner media attention.
3) Social media promotion to engage a wider audience.
4) Promotion in our monthly newsletter, reaching a dedicated subscriber base.
5) Website promotion to showcase your school’s commitment.


NCHSAA Member schools (Up to 24) will have the opportunity to participate once every year, allowing a broad reach across NCHSAA Member Schools. Please fill out the form below if interested in the Talk it Out Game of the Week and we will send you more information!

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Talk It Out Game of the Week from the past!