UNCG Campus Weekly

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Kicking off 2011-12 athletic year

UNCG Athletics presents a big weekend of activities during Rawkin’ Welcome Week 2011. It opens with a soccer doubleheader Friday, Aug. 26, and concludes with Sunday Funday at the Coliseum

Men’s and women’s soccer will play a doubleheader starting at 6 p.m. with the women taking on Wake Forest followed by the men’s soccer team hosting Duke at 8 p.m.

The doubleheader will feature a Blue & Gold Spartan Restaurant Tailgate sponsored by UNCG Dining Services from 5-8 p.m. All students, faculty, staff and guests are invited. The tailgate will feature chopped chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs. You can use your meal plan, Spartan Cash, Flex, cash or credit card, just like you would in the main dining hall.

A new kid’s zone will be introduced at this season’s soccer matches where kids will be able to play and watch the game.

The volleyball team will host the UNCG Invitational Tournament Aug. 26-27 with a game at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Aug. 26. The Spartans will wrap up the tournament on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 3 p.m. against N.C. A&T and 7 p.m. against Evansville.

Sunday Funday will be at the Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 3:30 p.m. This year’s event will feature games, prizes and performances by UNCG cheer and the Spartan G’s. Prizes include TVs, tablets and gift cards. Shuttles will depart in front of the EUC at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28.