Yellowjackets take on RIT Tigers in Sept. 21 Hillside Community Shield
Cheer on the Yellowjackets as they take on the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers Sept. 21 in The Hillside Community Shield, a benefit men's and women's soccer double-header at Sahlen's Stadium (460 Oak St., Rochester).
Join University alumni, parents, and friends for a tailgate party hosted by the Friends of Rochester Athletics, and be sure to wear your Rochester spirit gear for an evening of family fun.
This is the second annual Rochester-RIT shield—a European-style charity tournament—to benefit the youth and families served by the Hillside Family of Agencies.
The women's soccer teams from RIT and Rochester will compete in the first match at 5 p.m., followed by the men's teams at 7:30 p.m. The tailgate will run from 6-7:30 p.m. and includes a buffet dinner catered by Red Osier.
Admission is $10 per person and includes the game tickets and tailgate party. A cash bar will be available. Children under 8 years old may attend for free.
Advance registration is required; tickets for the game will be distributed at the stadium. Click here to purchase tickets.
For more information, contact Lydia Kociuba at 275-9887.
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The University of Rochester (www.rochester.edu) is one of the nation's leading private universities. Located in Rochester, N.Y., the University gives students exceptional opportunities for interdisciplinary study and close collaboration with faculty through its unique cluster-based curriculum. Its College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering is complemented by the Eastman School of Music, Simon School of Business, Warner School of Education, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, and the Memorial Art Gallery.