Annual Red & White Spring Game Set for Saturday

Annual Red & White Spring Game Set for Saturday

FAIRFIELD, CT (April 25, 2013) - Fans will have the chance to get their first look at the 2013 Pioneers when the Sacred Heart football team hosts its annual Red & White Spring Game this Saturday, April 27th on Campus Field.  Admission is free for the game with kick-off scheduled for 11:00 am.

The Pioneers will be playing to help support the Sunshine Kids Program.  The team will be collecting donations at the game to help keep funding alive for the Sunshine program.  The Sunshine Kids is a mentoring program run by the Sacred Heart University Campus Ministry.  The program's goal is to provide children from the greater Bridgeport area an opportunity to engage in after-school activities with Sacred Heart students on campus.

At the conclusion of this year's game, head coach Mark Nofri will announce his captains for the 2013 season.

This will be the final spring workout for the Pioneers before they open training camp in August.  The 2013 season kicks-off on Saturday, August 31st at Marist College.