Huskies’ Athletics Takes Part in University of Southern Maine Homecoming & Family Weekend

Huskies’ Athletics Takes Part in University of Southern Maine Homecoming & Family Weekend

 

            GORHAM, Maine  – On Saturday, October 19, Huskies' Athletics will host a number of events as part of the University of Southern Maine's Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019.  USM's Homecoming and Family Weekend will be held from Friday, October 18 through Sunday, October 20 with events scheduled on the Gorham Campus, and is for alumni, students, friends and family.  To find a listing of all events scheduled by the University of Southern Maine visit usm.maine.edu/homecoming.  

            Athletic specific events are scheduled for Saturday and will include various alumni contests, an Athletics BBQ Celebration, an Alumni Social & Reception in the evening, and a pair of Husky athletic contests on Hannaford Field.  The Huskies' field hockey team will host Keene State in a Little East Conference contest at 3:00 p.m., while men's soccer team takes on non-conference opponent Maine Maritime Academy at 7 p.m.  Huskies' field hockey and men's soccer will also honor and congratulate their respective programs Little East Conference Hall of Fame inductees Jessie Superchi Gaudioso '05 (field hockey) at 2:45 and Sinisa Bajic '10 (men's soccer) at 6:45.  Both ceremonies will take place on Hannaford Field prior to the start of the games. 

            The Athletics BBQ Celebration (meal plans, Husky Bucks and cash accepted) held at the USM Softball Stadium and Ed Flaherty Field picnic areas will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., providing a festive atmosphere for Husky fans to enjoy some food prior to game time.  The women's and men's lacrosse teams will be hosting alumni contests on Hannaford Field at 10:00 am and 11:30 am respectively. Additionally, the Huskies' women's cross country team is hosting the "Two Miles of Terror Zombie Run.  For more information and to sign up for the event: https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Gorham/2MilesofTerrorZombieRun  

The day's athletic activities will conclude at the USM Ice Arena as the Huskies' men's ice hockey team will host its annual Blue vs. White Scrimmage, and Southern Maine fans can get an early look at the 2019-2020 team.  

 

Husky Athletics Homecoming – October 19

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Athletics Celebration BBQ

USM Softball Stadium/Ed Flaherty Field Picnic Area

10:00 a.m.

Women's Lacrosse Alumnae Game

Hannaford Field

11:30 a.m.

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game

Hannaford Field

2:45 p.m.

Little East Conference Hall of Fame Recognition: Jessie Superchi Gaudioso, '05 – Field Hockey

Hannaford Field

3:00 p.m.

Field Hockey vs. Keene State

Hannaford Field

6:45 p.m.

Little East Conference Hall of Fame Recognition: Sinisa Bajic, '10 – Men's Soccer

Hannaford Field

7:00 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Maine Maritime

Hannaford Field

7:00 p.m.

Two Miles of Terror Zombie Run (Women's XC)

Narragansett School Trails

7:00 p.m.

Men's Ice Hockey Blue vs. White Scrimmage

USM Ice Arena

 

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