PLAINS TWP. — Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick President Terry McMahon recently announced that former Penn State University and current Oakland Raider quarterback, Matt McGloin will serve as principal zpeaker for the 103rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Banquet.
Currently an NFL QB with the Oakland Raiders, McGloin was the starting quarterback for the Penn State Nittany Lions football team from 2010-2012. He was the first walk-on quarterback to start at Penn State since scholarships were reinstated in 1949.
McGloin was a Pennsylvania all-state quarterback while attending West Scranton High School.
The banquet will be held at the Woodlands and will feature a Cocktail Hour and Prime Rib Dinner with Open Bar. Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m.
Ticket prices are $80 for adults and $50 for guest under 21 years of age. Tickets for children 12 and under are $25.
Tickets may be purchased from any active member of the Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick or by stopping in the Knights of Columbus in Pittston between the hours of 7 and 9 p.m. every Thursday.