May 8, 2012

OXFORD, Ohio--Miami University Athletics and the Miami University Alumni Association begin the 2012 Miami Athletics' Coaches Caravan event schedule next week in Cincinnati and Dayton.

Headlining next week's stops will be Men's Basketball Head Coach John Cooper, Football Head Coach Don Treadwell, Ice Hockey Head Coach Enrico Blasi, Synchronized Skating Head Coach Carla DeGirolamo and from women's basketball Associate Head Coach Lisa Hayden and Assistant Coach Colleen Day. Field Hockey Assistant Coach Lindsay Markwart will also be featured at the Cincinnati event.

Monday, May 14 kicks off the caravan at Buca di Beppo Restaurant in Rookwood Commons. On Tuesday, May 15, the caravan stops at the Dayton Country Club. Both events are slated for 6 p.m.

The caravan, hosted in six cities in Ohio and also in Chicago, will provide Miami alumni, fans, and supporters the opportunity to get an up-close snapshot of select Miami student-athletes, coaches and personnel. These events are free but a response is required in an effort to make appropriate arrangements.

To register for a caravan event click HERE or contact the Red & White Club at 513-529-8097 or The deadline to register for the Cincinnati and Dayton events has been extended through Thursday, May 10.

Get fired-up for the 2012-13 seasons and head out to one of the following caravan events!
Monday, May 14 - Cincinnati, OH (Buca di Beppo-Rookwood)
Tuesday, May 15 - Dayton, OH (Dayton Country Club)
Monday, May 21 - Columbus, OH (The River Club at Confluence Park)
Tuesday, May 22 - Toledo, OH (Maumee River Yacht Club)
Wednesday, May 23 - Cleveland, OH (Lago Restaurant and Wine Bar)
Thursday, May 31 - Chicago, IL (Rockit Wrigley)
Thursday, June 7 - Oxford, OH (Oxford Summer Music Festival Concert)
*All Ohio events will begin at 6 p.m. (ET) and the Chicago event will begin at 6 p.m. (CT)