OXFORD, Ohio—To help kick off the 2014 football season, Miami University Athletics is hosting its annual Pigskin Preview and Cookout presented by the Oxford Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Aug. 16.
The 2014 RedHawks will take the field at 9:45 a.m. for stretching and drills before giving fans a sneak peek at the team during a two-hour practice. An autograph session with the RedHawks for fans of all ages will take place in the Cradle of Coaches Plaza, beginning at noon.
One of the highlights of the day will be the cookout at 12:30 p.m. with Head Coach Chuck Martin. With an advance RSVP, cost for the cookout is $15 for adults and $10 for youth (ages 13-17) with youth 12 and under FREE! A limited number of walk-up tickets will be available, and the price will be $15 for all day-of-sale patrons.
In conjunction with the activities surrounding the Pigskin Preview and Cookout, there also will be a Miami Equipment Yard Sale running from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. The sale will include assorted athletic gear and items.
All of the day’s activities will take place in the Yager Stadium complex. Parking is available in the West Millett Lot only with golf cart shuttle service available for fans needing assistance. Due to construction, the parking surrounding Yager Stadium will not be available.
Don’t miss out on an exciting day with Miami RedHawk Football! Register for the Pigskin Preview and Cookout today by clicking HERE, or by calling 513-529-8097.
Schedule of Events
7:30 – 10 a.m. - Miami Equipment Yard Sale
9:45-11:45 a.m. - Team takes field for stretching and individual drills
12:00-12:30 p.m. – Autograph Session
12:30 p.m. – Cookout at Yager (under East Stands)
Limited Red Zone Parking Spaces Remain
Reminder to all Miami fans: The 2014 football season will feature a new and improved tailgating area in the West Millett Parking lot. Those interested in purchasing a tailgating space for the entire season can do so by calling the ticket office at 513-529-4295. For more information about the “Red Zone” click HERE.
Miami will host Marshall on Saturday, Aug. 30 inside Yager Stadium. Season tickets remain on sale and can be purchased by calling 513-529-4295 or by clicking HERE.