GORHAM, Maine – On Saturday, October 13, Huskies' Athletics will host a number of events as part of the University of Southern Maine's Homecoming & Family Weekend 2018. USM's Homecoming and Family Weekend will be held from Friday, October 12 through Sunday, October 14 with events scheduled for both the Portland and Gorham campuses, and is for alumni, students, friends and family. To find a listing of all events scheduled by the University of Southern Maine visit usm.maine.edu/homecoming.
Athletic specific events are scheduled for Saturday and will include various alumni contests, an Athletics BBQ Celebration, an Alumni Social & Reception in the evening, and a pair of Husky athletic contests on Hannaford Field. The Huskies' women's soccer team will host UMass Dartmouth in a Little East Conference contest at 12 p.m., while the field hockey team takes on conference opponent Westfield State at 3 p.m. As October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, both teams will be supporting the Campus Safety Project by wearing purple during their games, and prevention education materials will available for fans at each contest. READ MORE