July 16, 2013
Western Carolina athletic department announces the return of Catamount 101: Ladies Love Football hosted by head coach Mark Speir on August 9 at E.J. Whitmire Stadium/Bob Waters Field from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. This ladies-only preseason clinic is sponsored by Catamount Clothing & Gifts and MedWest.
WCU welcomes women out for the evening to prepare for the 2013 season with a night of football, food and fun. Dress in your favorite game-day gear and learn what it takes to "Finish Strong" from the Catamount coaches and players.
The clinic will begin at 5:30 p.m. on the Northwest Patio of the Liston B. Ramsey Regional Activity Center. Watch practice and shop as Catamount 101 kicks-off with a cocktail reception. Then enjoy dinner on the concourse with fellow female Catamount fans followed by a series of football related activities demonstrated by the Western Carolina coaches and players as part of the 101 learning experience.
RSVP by Friday, August 2 for this unique event is limited - so be sure to reserve your spot today. All participants will receive an official Catamount 101 t-shirt, dinner, drinks, gifts and more for $35. A select number of walk up spots on the day of the event will be available at an increased price of $40.
For more information or to register for the fun-filled event, contact WCU Athletics Director of Special Events, Stefanie Conley, by E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (828) 227-2401.
Season tickets for 2013 are on-sale now by calling the WCU ticket office at (800) 34-GOWCU or visiting the ticket page on CatamountSports.com. In commemoration of the 1983 National Runner-Up WCU football squad, any NEW season ticket holder for 2013 can receive special 1983 pricing of tickets to all five home games for just $83. Call the ticket office for this special offer.
Important Catamount Football Dates to Remember:
Wed., July 24 - Southern Conference Football Media Day; Spartanburg, S.C.
Thurs., August 1 - 2013 Catamount football student-athletes report for camp
Fri., August 2 - First scheduled football practice of the 2013 preseason
Tues., August 6 - First scheduled football practice in full pads
Wed., August 7 - The Western Open golf tournament; Waynesville Inn Golf Resort & Spa in Waynesville, N.C.
Fri., August 9 - Catamount 101 - Ladies Love Football event, Cullowhee (5:30 pm)
Sat., August 10 - Catamount Tailgate Kickoff (Catamount Club members)
Mon., August 19 - First day of fall classes at WCU
Mon., August 19 - Football single-game tickets go on sale
Thurs., August 29 - 2013 Catamount Football season-opener at Middle Tennessee; Murfreesboro, Tenn. (6:30 pm CT / 7:30 pm ET)
Fri., September 13 - The Bob Waters Memorial golf tournament; High Vista Country Club in Mills River, N.C.
Sat., September 14 - 2013 Catamount Football home opener vs. The Citadel (3:30 pm)