NEWS RELEASE – June 16th, 2012
LARGEST GRAND PRIZE IN NEW MEXICO RADIO HISTORY
LAS CRUCES – One hundred and thirty two contestants arrived at Bravo Chevrolet/Cadillac on Saturday, June 16, 2012 to compete for two 2012 Chevrolet Cruze automobiles in 101 Gold’s Match Game 2012. Listeners who had pre qualified on the air at 101.1 FM tried to match cards of great musical acts heard on 101 Gold such as the Beatles, Beach Boys, Santana and others. After several rounds, two were left in the competition: Pam Speers and Olga Trujillo. The two then competed in three rounds of the Match Game similar to the popular TV game show of the 70s, 80s and 90s. When the game was over Olga had more matches than Pam and, as a result, won two brand new cars worth over $40,000. “My car isn’t running and my daughter needs a car too,” Olga said, “so this is just wonderful! As runner up, Pam took home to roundtrip airline tickets to any U. S. destination.