Homecoming 2018

Schedule Overview

Friday, September 28

Time

Event

Location

Cost

5 - 6 p.m.

President's Reception 
for the Classes of 1968, 1963, 1958

President's House

No Charge

6 - 10 p.m.

Black & Gold Gala 

Merner Gymnasium

$50 Early Bird until Aug. 15
$65 Aug. 15 - Sept. 15
$75 after Sept. 15


Saturday, September 29

Time

Event

Location

Cost

8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Welcome & Registration Station

Welcome Station, Foot Bridge, headed to Merner Gymnasium

No Charge to Register

10 – 11 a.m.

Annual Alumni Gathering

Henry Pfeiffer Chapel

No Charge

10 a.m. 

Alumni Women's Soccer Game

Lower Soccer Field

No Charge

10 a.m. 

Alumni Men's Lacrosse Game

Lower Lacrosse Field

No Charge

11 a.m.

Alumni Men’s Soccer Game

Lower Soccer Field 

No Charge

11 a.m.

Alumni Women’s Lacrosse Game

Lower Lacrosse Field

No Charge

11 a.m.

Alumni Softball Game

Jack Ingram Field

No Charge

11 a.m.

Alumni Baseball Game

Joe Ferebee Field 

No Charge

11 a.m. 

Alumni Swim Meet

Merner Gymnasium, Pool

No Charge

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Alumni Book Signing 
hosted by the Friends of the Library

Merner Gymnasium, Lobby

Books Available
Authors TBD

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Food Truck Frolic

Left of Merner Gymnasium 
(seating available in the Falcon Fan Zone)

Pay Vendor 

11:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Welcome Center Open House

Welcome Center

No Charge

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Pfamily Pfeud 

Right of Merner Gymnasium

No Charge

11:30 a.m.

Campus Tour with Historian Jonathan Hutchinson

Welcome Center

No Charge

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Kids Tennis Clinic 

Knapp Tennis Center

No Charge

12 - 3 p.m. 

Fun Zone 

Merner Gymnasium, Putting Green 

No Charge

1 p.m. 

NCAA DIII Women's Soccer vs. Methodist University

Nick Lefko Field 

No Charge

1 - 1:30 p.m.

Met-My-Mate 

Emily Prudden Park

No Charge

1:30 p.m.

Campus Tour with Historian Jonathan Hutchinson

Welcome Center

No Charge

2 p.m. 

Class of 1968 Meeting 

Harris Science Hall, Lecture Hall

No Charge

3 p.m.

NCAA DIII Men's Soccer vs. Covenant College

Nick Lefko Field 

No Charge

Halftime of NCAA DIII Men's Soccer

Crowning of Homecoming King and Queen 

Nick Lefko Field 

No Charge

4 p.m.

Class of 1968 Banquet

Morgan Ridge Vineyard

$50

6:30 - 7:30 p.m.


7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Sports Hall of Fame Cocktail Hour and Live Auction

Sports Hall of Fame Banquet 

Merner Gymnasium

$50 Early Bird until Aug. 15
$65 after Aug. 15

$10 Class of 1968 only cover and shuttle fee

 

Sunday, September 30

Time

Event

Location

Cost

9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Class of 1968 Breakfast Buffet

Stokes Student Center, Community Room

No Charge

 

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Presenting Sponsor 

Uwharrie Bank

Other generous sponsors 

Beane Swaringen    Lassiter Allen      
First Bank Stokes Construction
Union Power  Auctus Advisors
Stanly News and Press Visit Stanly
Garmon Mechanical Bear Insurance
Marsh & McLennan Four Seasons
Village of Misenheimer J.T. Russell & Sons Inc.
the Store House  Uwharrie Vineyards
Grubb Properties Wendy's
Servpro MacGrafix
Atrium Health