Photo gallery A festival of Badger fans and players
With the college football season coming up soon, the Wisconsin Badgers held a Football Family Fun Day at Camp Randall Stadium on Aug. 1. The free, annual outreach event provides thousands of Badger fans of all ages with an opportunity to meet Wisconsin football team players up close, receive free team posters and have sports memorabilia autographed.
Badger fan "Junior" poses with, from left to right, Donte Burton (4), Reggie Pearson (3), Izayah Green-May (50), Jaylan Franklin (42), and Taj Mustapha (81).
A young fan looks on as Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook (12) signs a football.
Wisconsin outside linebacker Tyler Biadasz (61) poses for a photo with mother Nicole Fritz and her children Leani (being held), J.R., and Daisy. Leani has spinal muscular atrophy and is a patient at the American Family Children's Hospital at UW-Madison.
A player's large hands dwarf a novelty helmet as he signs it.
Players sign autographs, and meet, Badger fans.
Badger fans line up to collect autographs from a number of varsity Wisconsin football players.
Ryan Koch takes a picture of his children Mason, 4, and Kaylie, 8, sitting on the motion W logo at center field during Football Family Fun Day at Camp Randall Stadium on Aug. 1.
Badger fans dot the field during Football Family Fun Day at Camp Randall Stadium on Aug. 1.
Clockwise from left, Dave, Val, Vin and Nat Schroeder pose for a family photo on the field at Camp Randall Stadium.
Player signatures adorn a young fan's jersey.
Isabella Stevens, 5, looks up in awe as she tries on shoulder pads and a helmet.
A young fan carries an autographed football.
Wisconsin nose tackle Olive Sagapolu (99) signs a fan's shirt.
Football coach Paul Chryst signs Amia Riddle-Corey's book, The Lorax.
Bucky Badger and two cheerleaders welcome a young fan.
Young fans collect an autograph from tight end Kyle Penniston during Football Family Fun Day.
Head football coach Paul Chryst poses for a picture with young fans.
Badger fans dot the field during Football Family Fun Day.
A woman photographs children playing in the field.
Wisconsin nose tackle Bryson Williams (91) autographs a fan's poster.