MAC: Coaches Caravan Set for Shepherdstown

  • By Shannon McNamara
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  • May 15, 2012 10:35 AM
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Mountaineer Athletic Club (MAC) will resume the 2012 Coaches Caravan with a stop at the Clarion Hotel, in Shepherdstown, on May 17.

The event will begin at 5:30 p.m.

In addition to Director of Athletics Oliver Luck, four Mountaineer head coaches are scheduled to appear at the event: Bob Huggins (men’s basketball), Mike Carey (women’s basketball), Jill Kramer (volleyball) and Tina Samara (tennis). Additionally, football assistant coaches Erik Slaughter and Keith Patterson, as well as football director of operations Alex Hammond, and tennis assistant coach Brian Sullivan also are scheduled to appear. Tony Caridi will emcee the event.

Individual tickets to the event are $50 per person and include admission and dinner. Sponsorship opportunities also are available.

The caravan, an annual tour of the state, affords MAC members and Mountaineer fans the chance to meet, greet and visit with WVU coaches and administrators. All proceeds from the caravan benefit the WVU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the MAC’s scholarship fund.

To purchase tickets or for more information on sponsorships, please contact Rick Pill at 304-263-4971, or the MAC office at 1-800-433-2072.