Men's Soccer Set to Host a Pre-Season Kick-Off Dinner

Aug. 1, 2012

CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati men's soccer program will host a pre-season kick-off dinner on Sunday, Aug. 12, immediately following the 3 p.m. exhibition game against Eastern Illinois in Gettler Stadium.

The dinner will be held in the atrium of the Richard E. Lindner Center. Attendees will be able to meet the 2012 Bearcats men's soccer team as well as mix and mingle with fellow Bearcat soccer supporters. Complimentary food and refreshments will be provided.  Admission to the match is free.

Those who wish to attend the pre-season kick-off dinner should RSVP by Aug. 8 to Katie Pavel at or at 513-556-9763.

A youthful corps returns for UC in 2012, including Cole DeNormandie, who leads four Bearcats who were recognized among the Top 100 freshman by in 2011: Matt Remaley, Will Diebold, and Emmanuel Appiah.  Second-team all-BIG EAST selection Matt Bahner, who scored seven goals in 2010, returns after missing last season due to injury.