2016 Spring Alumni Weekend
We are excited to announce that we will be holding our Alumni weekend on April 9th and 10th, 2016! We are looking to build upon the passion and energy that our alumni have demonstrated over the past few years and we want to make a concerted effort to get our alumni more involved with the program and to rebuild relationships that will connect everyone has been apart of the program over the last 30 years!
We will be hosting an alumni gathering on Saturday night to kick off the weekend. There will be events, games, libations, snacks, and a good time! Time and location will be announced closer to the event date.
Sunday morning we will be having our first Lynchburg Women’s Soccer Alumni Panel. We will host the panel in the Eastroom of Drysdale. The panel will be an opportunity for alumni and current players to connect, to share stories, to provide career advice, and to offer networking opportunities.
Sunday’s Alumni Game will take place at 1:30 on Shellenberger Field. During half time of the alumni game, there we will host our fist annual Kids game, where children of alumni will be able to play in a 15-minute match and will receive a T-shirt from the program. Following the games, we will share in a meal with all present at the Pavilion.
Additionally, We will be offering Alumni Packs for the weekend. There will be two Alumni Pack Options- Championship and Regular. Please compete the registration process below.
The Championship Alumni Pack -$65 and includes:
1 Adidas Sack Bag
1 Adidas Climalite Shirt
1 Alumni Game T-Shirt
2 Drinks on the Program at Saturday night’s gathering.
1 Brunch Ticket for Alumni Career Panel
The Regular Alumni Pack- $45 and includes:
1- Adidas Sack Bag
1- Adidas Climalite Shirt
1- Alumni Game T-Shirt
You may register for Alumni Weekend by clicking the following link and completing the registration form.
Please click the following button to purchase your Alumni Pack:
Can’t make it to alumni weekend but wish to receive an alumni pack, please click the link and place your order!
Additionally, we will coordinate with a Hotel to offer reduced pricing so that if you and your family are traveling a great distance, we can help minimize the costs of attending. We will send out more information about a hotel partnership in March.
Schedule of Events for April 9 and 10, 2016
Saturday- April 9
7-9 PM- Gathering- To Be Determined
Sunday- April 10
10:30 AM- Alumni Brunch and Panel and roundtable discussion
1:30 PM- Alumni Game
2:15 PM- Half time- Alumni Kids Game
3:30 PM- Post game meal
Make sure to keep an eye out in your physical and electronic mailbox for letters that will contain precious information about the 2016 Alumni Weekend. We want to wish you all the best and hope to have you on campus for our Alumni Weekend!
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