PISCATAWAY, N.J. (October 28, 2013) – The Rutgers wrestling team released its 2013-14 promotional schedule Monday, revealing five special dates to mark in advance of the Scarlet Knights’ home season.
Season tickets for the 2013-14 Rutgers wrestling season are now on sale via the Rutgers Athletics Ticket Office. Fans can purchase or renew their season tickets by calling 1–866-445-GORU (4678) or visiting ScarletKnights.com.
The full promotional schedule is available below, as five of RU’s six home matches this season will feature fan giveaways and special team access.
|Sunday, Nov. 17||Boston University||CAG||1 p.m.||"Youth Rec Night"|
|Friday, Jan. 3||Columbia||CAG||7 p.m.||"Alumni Night"|
|Sunday, Jan. 5||Harvard||CAG||1 p.m.||"Youth Rec Night"|
|Friday, Jan. 10||American||CAG||6:30 p.m.||**No promotion announced**|
|Saturday, Feb. 15||Lock Haven||CAG||1 p.m.||"Greek Day"|
|Friday, Feb. 21||Drexel||RAC||6:30 p.m.||
“Youth Rec Night”
RU’s match against Boston University on Nov. 17 at the College Ave. Gym marks “Youth Rec Night,” as the program invites youth recreation wrestling clubs to join the Scarlet Knights for their home opener. Select members of the Scarlet Knights’ coaching staff will hold a pre-match clinic prior to the dual meet, with details to be released leading up to the event.
If interested in bringing your youth club out to the match to participate in the pre-match clinic, please contact the RU Ticket Office. The ticket rate for groups of 15 or more is $5 a ticket, as ALL ticket purchases must be done through the RU Ticket Office in order to ensure a spot at the clinics. To purchase tickets, please call 1-866-445-GORU (4678).
On RU’s second “Youth Rec Night” on Sunday, Jan. 5, the first 100 kids in attendance will receive a complimentary Rutgers water bottle.
On Friday, Jan. 3 against Columbia, Rutgers wrestling will hold Alumni Night. The program will welcome back former Scarlet Knights’ grapplers to join the squad in a designated mat side standing room area. RU wrestling alumni that show up to the match will receive a complimentary Rutgers t-shirt.
The Scarlet Knights will hold their annual “Greek Night” on Saturday, Feb. 15 against Lock Haven. Members of the Rutgers Greek Community are encouraged to come to the match, with the first 50 fans to arrive receiving complimentary can cozies.
Rutgers will honor its two seniors on Friday, Feb. 21 against Drexel in the squad’s only RAC match of the season. The first 50 fans to arrive to the arena will receive a free cell phone case before RU honors redshirt seniors Vinnie Dellefave (Toms River, N.J.) and Dan Seidenberg (Red Bank, N.J.).
Post-match Autograph Sessions
The Rutgers wrestling team will hold post-match autograph sessions on Sunday, Nov. 17 against Boston University, on Sunday, Jan. 5 against Harvard and again on Friday, Feb. 21 against Drexel at the RAC.
Follow Rutgers Athletics on Facebook (www.facebook.com/RutgersAthletics) and Twitter (@RUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates. For specific updates regarding Rutgers wrestling, follow the program on Twitter (@RUWrestling). Fans can receive timely information, including special offers and giveaways throughout the year on our social media outlets along with www.ScarletKnights.com.