WMU News

Southeast Michigan alumni to boost Broncos Oct. 9

Sept. 10, 1999

KALAMAZOO -- Western Michigan University alumni in Southeast Michigan will gather for a tent party and dinner at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, in Ypsilanti to root for the Broncos in their football game that day against Eastern Michigan University.

The event will take place outside Rynearson Stadium at EMU. The game begins at 6 p.m.

"We're encouraging all WMU alumni in this part of the state to join us as we support the Broncos, who have a great shot at this year's Mid-American Conference championship," says Corey Leon of Detroit, president of the Southeast Michigan chapter of the WMU Alumni Association.

The cost for alumni association members and their guests is $20 per person, including game tickets and dinner, which features BBQ chicken and hamburgers. Dinner only is $10 per person. The cost for non-members and their guests is $22 per person or $12 per person for dinner only.

More information is available from the WMU Alumni Association at (616) 387-8777 or by fax at (616) 387-8770. Football tickets only may be ordered by calling (888) 4-WMU-TIX. The deadline for reservations is Sept. 17.

Media contact: Mike Matthews, 616 387-8400, michael.matthews@wmich.edu

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