Niagara Athletics Announcements: Weekend Events
The Niagara men’s soccer team will kick-start the conference portion of their schedule on Saturday, Oct. 5, against the Saint Peter’s Peacocks. The game is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. at Niagara field.
The women’s volleyball team continues MAAC play with a pair of contests this upcoming weekend. The Purple Eagles take to the court against the Manhattan Jaspers on Saturday, Oct. 5, and welcome the Iona Gaels the following day. Both games will be at the ‘Taps’ Gallagher Center and will begin at 1 p.m.
The Niagara ice hockey team opens the 2013-14 season with a two-game home slate against the Clarkson Golden Knights beginning on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. and wrapping up the following day at 2 p.m. Niagara will salute the accomplishments of the 2012-13 team one final time, as a pair of banners commemorating last season (Atlantic Hockey Regular Season Champions, NCAA Tournament), will be unveiled in the rafters of Dwyer Arena before puck drop on Saturday.
To purchase tickets, contact the Niagara athletic ticket office at 716-286-TIXX (8499) or visit www.PurpleEagles.com/Tickets.