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Personal Narrative Essay: Our Trip To Iowa City

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It was 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2015 and we just left the house for our trip to Iowa City. My dad, my brother Ryan, and I all loaded everything up in the truck and we got in and took off. We always go every year to a few Iowa Hawkeye football games. You could almost say it’s becoming a tradition. “Do we have the tickets?” my brother asks. “Yes. They’re in the center console” responds my dad. The drive to Iowa City is a very long, boring drive. It mainly consists of listening to music on either a phone or just listen to it on the radio. It also consists of playing games on a phone. Another option is what I usually pick, it’s to sleep. After five and a half long hours, we finally arrive in Iowa City. The town was buzzing with many people who were wandering along the streets and tailgating areas. The football game was at 7:00 p.m. so we had to wait the whole day just to go to the game. While waiting for the…show more content…
“Yes I suppose we could” responds my dad. So we walk into the sports complex and it is simply amazing. We could only tour the entrance part but it was still a very cool experience. We saw all of the bowl game trophies that Iowa has won in the past 20 years. We also saw all of the all-American award winners that have passed through Iowa. My favorite part of the tour was seeing Nile Kinnick’s Heisman Trophy. The Heisman trophy is handed out to the most talented football player in the country each year. It’s one of the most prestigious awards in any sport in the world. Finally. 7:00 p.m. The game is finally starting and you look around the stadium and each section has a different color they are all wearing. My section all had to wear black for the game. The sections on both sides of us had to wear gold. Black, gold, black, gold, black, and that went like that around the whole stadium. As the game went on, Iowa was winning and then it was tied, Iowa was winning, the game was tied. It went like that the whole
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