WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue women's soccer is excited to invite program alumni back to campus for a full weekend of events in mid-September, highlighted by both home football and soccer games.
The 2018 Purdue Soccer Alumnae Weekend is being planned for Sept. 15 to 16. Football hosts Missouri on Saturday, Sept. 15 for its premier non-conference game of the season. The following day, Purdue soccer hosts Michigan at 1 p.m. ET for game No. 2 of its Big Ten opening weekend.
Kickoff time for the Sept. 15 football game will not be announced until likely Sept. 3, but a late afternoon (3:30 or 4 p.m.) or evening start (7 or 8 p.m.) is anticipated.
Plans are being made to include the following events as part of the 2018 Purdue Soccer Alumnae Weekend...
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15
Alumni invited to Purdue soccer's Saturday morning training session at Folk Field
Opportunities to speak with current student-athletes and coaches
Alumni game and/or on-field soccer activities after the team's training session
Varsity P tailgate outside Ross-Ade Stadium (food & non-alcoholic drinks provided by John Purdue Club)
Special ticket packages available to alumni for Purdue-Missouri football game
SUNDAY, SEPT. 16
Pregame tailgate outside Folk Field (food provided by Purdue Soccer)
Alumni will be recognized on the field at halftime of the Purdue-Michigan soccer game
The revamped and expanded Purdue Soccer Alumnae Weekend is being organized in lieu of an alumni event during the spring exhibition season. The weekend is free to attend and family members are welcome. Additional information and a registration link will be distributed via the Varsity P this summer.