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Alumni and friends reception to honor Shepherd athletic teams

By Staff | Feb 11, 2011

The Shepherd University Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations will be hosting a day of celebrating Shepherd’s Ram-azing athletic accomplishments on Feb. 12.

An alumni and friends reception will be held at Captain Benders Tavern in Sharpsburg for lunch followed by the

Shepherd-West Virginia Wesleyan basketball doubleheader at the Butcher Center.

Game and lunch tickets are just $15 and complimentary round-trip shuttle transportation from the Butcher Center to Captain Benders is included.

Shepherd will honor the accomplishments of the men’s soccer team and the contributions of the Shepherd Marching Band and the cheerleading team at halftime of the women’s game, the NCAA II Super Region One champion and national semifinalist football team will be honored with a trophy and banner-raising celebration at halftime of the men’s game.

For more information, contact the Shepherd Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations at alumni@shepherd.edu or 304-876-5524.

Also on Feb. 12, the women’s basketball team will be hosting their Alumni Game/Pink Zone Day (breast cancer awareness). If you are interested in participating/attending the alumni game or would like additional information about Pink Zone Day, please contact Melanie Ford at mford@shepherd.edu or 304-876-5029.