Weekend Promotions Set for Soccer

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
OCTOBER 22, 2008
 Sooner Soccer (2-13-1, 1-5-1 Big 12)
 Game 17  vs. Nebraska (8-7-1, 4-3) | Friday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. 
 Game 18  vs. Iowa State (5-9-2, 0-5-2) | Sunday, Oct. 26 at 1 p.m.
 Location  Norman, Okla.  |  John Crain Field (Capacity: 3,500)
 Internet  Friday: Live Stats and web cast | Sunday: Live Stats
 Promotions  Friday: Student Night/$.50 hot dogs  |  Sunday: Faculty/Staff Day 
 Tickets  Call or Purchase Online

NORMAN, Okla. -- The Sooner soccer team and the OU Athletics Marketing Department have a number of promotions set for this weekend's games against Nebraska (8-7-1, 4-3) and Iowa State on Friday, Oct. 24 and Sunday, Oct. 26, respectively.

OU has three games remaining on the regular season and each game will be played at home, starting with Friday's contest at 7 p.m. at John Crain Field. Sunday's game will begin at 1 p.m. and the gates for all home games open one hour prior to the start time.  

The Sooners have one more weekend of play remaining to qualify for the Big 12 Championship, which invites the top eight teams in the standings to San Antonio on Nov 5-9.   OU will host Oklahoma State in the Ford Bedlam Series on Friday, Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. in the regular season finale.

Friday is OU Student Night and one lucky student will win a Nintendo Wii.  The concession stand will have $.50 hot dogs available and the game will be followed by a post-game autograph session with the players and coaches.  In addition, the student organization with the largest number of members in attendance will win a $250 MidFirst Bank Gift Card to use towards expenses for their organization

Sunday is OU Faculty/Staff Day and one employee will win a $100 Circle K gift card.  In addition, kids eat free on Sunday with a free coupon available at the gate that can be used at the concession stand and the game will be followed by a post-game autograph session with the players and coaches

For tickets, call (405) 325-2424 or toll-free: (800) 456-GoOU the link above in the information box.  Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children.  Group ticket rates are also available for 10 or more people at $3 a ticket.

Fans can follow the action live from Norman this weekend on SoonerSports.com with live stats and a live web cast on Friday.  Live stats will also be available for Sunday's game.




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