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The Soaring Eagles will host the 40th annual Athletics Alumni Weekend from Friday, January 20, through Sunday, January 22. We hope to see you there! Please register to ensure we have enough complimentary food and beverages for the event.

Details About the Weekend Activities

Friday, January 20

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: the Elmira College Cheerleading Program will hold an open practice at the Murray Athletic Center

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: Happy Hour Alumni Event, hosted by the Soaring Eagles Athletic and Alumni Engagement staff, at Rye Bar (365 Davis St, Elmira, NY 14901). The indoor/outdoor event will feature complimentary beer (while supplies last) along with a Signature Rye Burger that will be specially priced for Alumni. Additional food items available to order from the menu.

Saturday, January 21

Throughout the day: there will be several Alumni Games played at Speidel Gymnasium and the Murray Athletic Center, including Men’s & Women’s Basketball and a hockey doubleheader at the Murray Athletic Center. See full Schedule of Events below.

Noon until 2:00 p.m.: Alumni Social will be held in both Emerson Hall and Tifft Lounge. Alumni will have the opportunity to sign the new Alumni Wall and explore the new interactive display and Alumni Hall of Fame wall near Emerson’s front entrance. A cash bar as well as complimentary food will be available in Tifft Lounge along with a complimentary S’mores Station at the new campus fire pit next to Campus Center.

Special Half-Time Celebrations: During the women’s basketball game half-time, the Elmira College Cheerleading program will be honored with the presentation of its 2022 National Championship rings. EC Men's Ice Hockey will celebrate the program’s 50th Year Anniversary during their game.

5:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.: Alumni "Indoor Tailgate" sponsored by the Office of Alumni Engagement and EC Booster Club, will be held inside at the Murray Athletic Center Gymnasium. There will be food courtesy of Pietro's Italian Restaurant along with a cash bar and local beer vendors.

Sunday, January 22

3:00 p.m.: the Elmira College Women's Wrestling team will host a dual match inside Speidel Gymnasium against Western New England College.

Schedule of Events
Friday January 20, 2023
Cheer Open Practice (4:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Murray Athletic Center)
Happy Hour Alumni Event (4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Rye Bar is located at 365 Davis St, Elmira, NY 14901)

Saturday January 21, 2023
Women's Volleyball Alumni Game (9:00 a.m. - Speidel Gymnasium)
Men's Basketball Alumni Game (10:00 a.m. - Speidel Gymnasium)
Field Hockey Alumni Game (10:00 a.m. - Murray Athletic Center)
Ice Hockey Alumni Game (10:00 a.m. - Murray Athletic Center)
Alumni Social (12:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Tifft Lounge - Emerson Hall - Campus Center Fire Pit)
Women’s Basketball vs. Alfred (2:00 p.m. - Speidel Gymnasium)
Women's Ice Hockey vs. Nazareth (3:00 p.m. - Murray Athletic Center)
Men’s Basketball vs. Alfred (4:00 p.m. - Speidel Gymnasium)
Alumni "Indoor Tailgate" Event (5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Murray Athletic Center Gymnasium)
Men’s Hockey vs. Hobart (7:00 p.m. - Murray Athletic Center)

Sunday January 22, 2023
Women's Wrestling vs. Western New England College (3:00 p.m. - Speidel Gymnasium)


Saturday, January 21, 2023
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Elmira College Campus
1 Park Place

Elmira, NY 14901

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