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Come back to GW for Alumni Weekend 2015 and Raise High the Buff and Blue with your former teammates!  There are several team specific events this weekend as well the All-Athletics Alumni Reception for every Colonial, regardless of what sport you played or when.  If you have any questions, contact Scott Allen at allens@gwu.edu or (202) 994-5778.

These events are for former varsity athletes only.  Additional GW Athletics events, such as various games & matches throughout the weekend, will be posted as soon as that information is available.

FRIDAY, 9/25 | SATURDAY, 9/26 | SUNDAY, 9/27

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

3-5pm Men's Soccer Game versus Robert Morris University
Mount Vernon Field, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Watch the Colonials take on the Robert Morris Colonials in a men's soccer match.  Remember to wear your Buff and Blue!

5:30-7pm Volleyball Pre-Game Tailgate for Athletic Alumni
Colonials Club, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Athletic Alumni from all sports can join GW Volleyball Alumnae to kick off their Alumni Weekend with a casual Tailgate in the Smith Center Colonials Club before the Volleyball team takes on Revolutionary Rival, George Mason.  Beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks will be served.

5:30-7pm Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Banquet
Champions Club, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
This event will bring together the current team and alumni to recognize the past year's achievements of the swimming and diving team.

7-9pm GW Women's Volleyball versus George Mason
Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
All Alumni Weekend registrants are admitted free to watch the Colonials take on our revolutionary rival George Mason in this Atlantic 10 Conference match-up!

7:30-9:30pm GW Men's Water Polo versus Johns Hopkins University
Pool, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Watch the Buff and Blue take on the Johns Hopkins Blue Jays in an intercollegiate match.

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

8-10am Alumni Fun Run with the GW Cross Country Team
Great Hall, Marvin Center, 800 21st Street NW
Start your day with a run or walk around the monuments led by members of the GW Cross Country Team.  All skill levels are welcome and different routes will be offered.

8-10am Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet
Pool, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Compete with alumni and current students on the swimming and diving team.

10am-12pm Tennis Round Robin
Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Men’s and Women’s Tennis alumni can join members of the current teams for a friendly round robin followed by snacks at the Mt. Vernon Tennis Center.

10am-12pm Women's Lacrosse Alumnae Game
Mount Vernon Campus Field, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Women’s lacrosse alumnae will return to the Mount Vernon field for a friendly match with their former teammates followed by a meet and greet with the current coaches and team.

11am-1pm Men's and Women's Soccer Alumni Game
Mount Vernon Campus Field, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Play in a friendly soccer match among fellow alumni and see who still has game!

11am-1pm GW Men's Water Polo versus Bucknell University
Pool, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Watch the Buff and Blue take on the Bucknell Bison in an intercollegiate match.

11am-2pm Sailing Team Annual Regatta
Washington Sailing Marina, 1 Marina Drive
Join the sailing team on the water for the 3rd Annual Alumni Regatta.

11:30am-12pm GW Softball Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
The Department of Athletics and Recreation invites alumni, parents, and friends of GW Softball to attend the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the new GW Softball Field.  The event will occur rain or shine.

12-2pm GW Softball versus Georgetown University
Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Watch the Buff and Blue take on the Georgetown Hoyas in an intercollegiate match.

2-4pm GW Softball versus Delaware State
Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Watch the Buff and Blue take on the Delaware State Hornets in an intercollegiate match.

4-6pm All-Athletics Alumni Reception
Colonials Club, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
This reception brings athletic alumni together to reminisce about their days wearing the Buff and Blue and to learn about what’s new in GW Athletics.

6-8pm Men's Soccer 50th Anniversary Reception
Location TBA
All soccer alumni are invited to join a reception to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Men's soccer.


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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

TBA GW Men's and Women's Rowing Head of the Potomac Regatta
Washington Harbour, 3050 K Street NW
Colonials will be competing in one of the area's largest regattas on the Potomac.

12-2pm GW Men's Water Polo versus Princeton University
Pool, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Watch the Buff and Blue take on the Princeton Tigers in an intercollegiate match.

12-2pm Women's Gymnastics 4th Annual Career Initiative
Champions Club, Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd Street NW
Former women's gymnastics return to Foggy Bottom to share their work experiences with the current team.

12-2pm GW Softball Alumni Game
Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Road NW
Play in a friendly softball match among fellow alumni and see who still has game!

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