ELON, N.C. – The Elon University women’s soccer team is set to host Latin Night at Rudd Field on Thursday, Sept. 21, when the Phoenix faces UNCW in its Colonial Athletic Association opener at 7 p.m.
Elon women’s soccer is teaming up with El Centro de Español at Elon University to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, which began on Sept. 15 and lasts until Oct. 15. The night will be full of Latin music, fun, good food, and the game of soccer. The event will begin prior to kickoff at 6 p.m. and food will be served starting at 6:30 p.m.
Some of the added flavor to the soccer match includes a Spanish speaking PA announcer, Hispanic food sampling, Hispanic country flags on display around the field, and Latin pre-game music. You will also be able to follow the in-match updates live on twitter in both English and Spanish on the official Elon women’s soccer account at @ElonWSoccer.
Be sure to come out to the match to support the celebration and cheer on the women’s soccer team against the UNCW Seahawks at Rudd Field.