Alex Wong

If you have a child that plays Soccer at the Big Green, you already know the condition of the parking lot.  Parents of the Lawton Soccer Club decided to help out.

The Lawton Soccer Club presents 'The Lone Survivor: A Tribute to Courage, Honor, and Patriotism' with Marcus Luttrell at the Cox Convention Center on Saturday, October 29 at 12:00pm.  Tickets to the event are on sale now at, the Chesapeake Arena box office or by calling 1.800.745.3000.

Marcus Luttrell takes the audience from the rigors of SEAL training and what it takes to join the America's elite fighting force, to the battle on the mountain, into his family's experience of community support and generosity and back to his own incredible story of survival and grace.  In powerful narrative, Luttrell weaves a rich account of courage and sacrifice, honor and patriotism, community and destiny that audiences will find both wrenching and life-affirming.

Shawn Magrath, is one of the parents with The Lawton Soccer Club, and it was his driving force that started the ball rolling for the speaking engagement  with Luttrell. Magrath visited with the Morning Crew at KLAW 101 and shared how this fund raising event and idea came to be. Hear the interview with Magrath below.

Lawton Soccer Club is home to youth soccer programs for Southwest Oklahoma.  100% of the proceeds from this event will go to improving the Big Green Soccer Complex in Lawton.  Don't miss the opportunity to listen to one of America's heroes amazing story of survival and his incredible will to live