Homecoming 2008!


UMBC is hosting its annual Homecoming activities on Saturday, Oct. 25. There will be a 5K “Dawg Chase” Race at 8 a.m. and a tailgate lunch (11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) before the men’s soccer team hostsBoston University at the UMBC Soccer Stadium at 1 p.m. The men’s and women’s lacrosse teams and baseball and softball teams will be holding alumni games that day as well. Please contact the appropriate coaching staff office or Kevin O’Neill (oneillb@umbc.edu) for additional information on the times of those events. Contact the UMBC Alumni Office for all the details of Homecoming 2008!

Note to All Athletic Alumni: The university is launching UMBC Magazine in February of 2009. Please visit http://retrievernet.umbc.edu/inprogress to submit class notes, story ideas and questions for Dr. Hrabowski. 

UMBC Homecoming Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 23
3 p.m. - Women's Soccer vs. Boston University, Senior Day, UMBC Soccer Stadium

Friday, October 24 
7 p.m. - Volleyball vs. Albany, RAC Arena
8 p.m. - Ice Hockey vs. Wagner, Piney Orchard

Saturday, October 25
9 a.m. - 5K Dawg Chase, UMBC Stadium
9:05 a.m. - 1-Mile Fun Walk, UMBC Stadium
9:30 a.m. - Women's Lacrosse Alumni Game, UMBC Stadium
10 a.m. - Wrestling Black and Gold Scrimmage, RAC
10 a.m. - Club Volleyball Alumni Game, RAC
11 a.m. - Rugby Matrix Match, Walker Fields
11 a.m. - Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game, UMBC Stadium
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. - Tailgate Luncheon, UMBC Soccer Stadium 
                               Lunch, Music, Beer and Drinks
1 p.m. - Men's Soccer vs. Boston University, UMBC Soccer Stadium
            Halftime Celebration of Lou Cantore Sports Club Player of the Year
2 p.m. - Baseball Alumni Game, Baseball Factory Field at UMBC
2:30 p.m. - Softball Alumni Game, UMBC Softball Stadium
5 p.m. - Ballroom Dancing, The Commons

Sunday, October 26
2:30 p.m. - Swimming and Diving vs. New Hampshire, UMBC Natatorium