Department of Athletics

Big Weekend of Huskies’ Athletic Events October 14-17

GORHAM, Maine  –  Welcoming alumni, family and Husky fans back to campus, the University of Southern Maine Department of Athletics will host a number of events as part of the University's Homecoming and Family Weekend October 14-17. 
 
With events scheduled for both the Portland and Gorham campus events range from music concerts, athletic contests, casino night, and more, and will include activities for alumni, students, friends, and family.  To find a full schedule of University of Southern Maine Homecoming check out: usm.maine.edu/homecoming
 
"Homecoming is a wonderful tradition at USM and we're so pleased to have an opportunity to host and sponsor a number of games and activities that will be taking place this year," said USM Director of Athletics Al Bean. "We're excited to welcome back our alumni and friends and engage with them about their memories of the past, the status of the present program and the future of athletics at USM.  I look forward to seeing lots of former Huskies on campus during the weekend's festivities."
 
Beginning with a featured alumni Husky Pack Chat on Thursday, October 14 and concluding with the 35th Husky Hall of Fame on Sunday, the weekend is full of USM Athletics, including alumni contests for women's basketball, women's lacrosse, men's lacrosse.
 
Current USM student-athletes will be in action over the weekend at Hill Gym and at Hannaford Field on Saturday, October 15.  Huskies' volleyball hosts Rhode Island College and Husson University in a tri-match beginning at 12 pm, while the women's soccer team takes on Rhode Island College at 1 pm.  The men's ice hockey team will also be in action on Saturday (6:00 pm) in its annual Blue & White Scrimmage at the USM Ice Arena.  Fans won't want to miss this chance to catch Husky teams in action. READ MORE