Towson Lacrosse to Host Face-Off Event February 4

January 17, 2012 | WNST Staff

TOWSON, Md. – The Tiger men’s lacrosse program will hold its inaugural Face-Off Event on Saturday, Feb. 4 at the Sheraton Baltimore North hotel from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The event will serve as a way to get Tiger fans, alumni and players excited for the 2012 season, which begins on Feb. 11 at Jacksonville. In addition, the event will cap an exciting day that includes the Tigers’ scrimmage against Albany at Johnny Unitas® Stadium, which will take place from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The evening event will feature a buffet dinner along with presentations from Towson Director of Athletics Mike Waddell, Coach Shawn Nadelen, former Tiger goalkeeper John Horrigan, ’01 and a member of the 2012 team.

“This event will be an exciting way to get the 2012 season started,” Nadelen said. “Our current players and their families will be joined by our many lacrosse alumni in a night to celebrate Towson Lacrosse and the upcoming season.

“With the various highpoints that will occur during the night, it will be an event that no family member of Towson Lacrosse will want to miss,” Nadelen added. “There will be a special presentation that takes place during the night that will unite our alumni with our current players, establishing a tradition that will be unique to Towson Lacrosse. We are extremely excited for the 2012 season to get underway and our event on February 4 will be just the way to get it all started.”

Tickets for the event cost $50 for adults (ages 21 and over) and $30 for persons under the age of 21 and current team members. Registration for the event will run through Wednesday, January 25.

Click here to register for the event. Checks should be made payable to Towson University Foundation and include “Men’s Lacrosse” in the memo line.

In addition, a limited discounted block of rooms have been set aside for the event. To reserve a room, call the Sheraton Baltimore North at 410-321-7400 and mention “Towson Lacrosse” to get the discounted rate.

Individuals who are unable to attend but wish to support the Towson University Men’s Lacrosse program may click here to make a tax-deductible gift.