Homecoming: Saturday, September 20, 2008

Go Green!


The theme for this year’s homecoming week is Go Green! This year students are sent on missions to participate in activities and build anticipation for the big day on Saturday.

View schedule of activities for Homecoming Week.

WLC Football will take on St. Scholastica at 1 pm on Saturday, September 20 at Raabe Stadium.


Kick off Homecoming 2008 with the annual alumni flag football games on the turf at Raabe Stadium inside Warrior Fields from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. All alumni of any ability are welcome to play and fans are invited to come out and cheer on the participants.

For 15 years Wisconsin Lutheran College has participated in Al’s Run, a fundraiser in the Milwaukee area benefiting Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. Please join us for year 16 on Saturday, September 20 at 10:15 a.m. Buses will leave WLC’s front circle off of Bluemound Road at 9:15 a.m. Register online under the team name and password of warriors at The college’s leadership development office will cover half of the registration fee, making it just $10 for adults and $4 for kids under age 12. Your registration will also include an event T-shirt.Badgers Band Photo

Then, make your way to Warrior Fields for a free Homecoming 2008 tailgate party under the big tent at 11:15 a.m. until the food runs out. The party will also include tailgate games, face paint and sign making. After the tailgate, make your way into Raabe Stadium for the 1 p.m. football game between WLC and St. Scholastica. The first 500 fans to enter the stadium will receive a Go Green! recycled bag.

Celebrate at halftime with the world-renowned University of Wisconsin – Badger Marching Band, as a group of about 30 of them will perform their famous 5th quarter show. Halftime will also feature fun football contests and prizes. Following the game, kids will be given a mini-football which they can take onto the field to have signed by their favorite Warrior football players, cheerleaders and coaches.

Contact alumni relations director, Lisa Leffel, at (414) 443-8796 or with any questions.

No RSVP is necessary. See you Saturday, September 20 for Homecoming 2008. Go Green!

Don't forget to cheer on all of the Warriors playing during Homecoming week!

Volleyball hosts Rockford on September 16 at 7 pm in the REX; travels to Marian on September 18 at 7 pm; and hosts Northland Baptist on September 19 at 7 pm.
Men's Soccer hosts Carroll September 17 at 7 pm at Warrior Fields; travels to Maranatha on September 20 at 4 pm.
Women's Soccer travels to Aurora on September 17 at 3 pm; and travels to Maranatha on September 20 at 2 pm.
Women's Tennis hosts MSOE on September 17 at 4 pm at the Princeton Club in New Berlin, Wis.; and travels to Concordia Chicago on September 20 at 10 am.
Warriors 360 webcast on September 19 at noon in the Campus Center.
Football hosts St. Scholastica on September 20 at 1 pm at Raabe Stadium.
Women's Golf travels to Lakeland on September 20.
Men's and Women's Cross Country teams travel to Concordia Wisconsin on September 20.