Springfield College Announces Its Midnight Madness Festivities
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., October 7, 2005 - The Springfield College Department of Athletics and the Department of Student Activities announces its Annual MIDNIGHT MADNESS event, Saturday, October 15, 2005 in Blake Arena. Midnight Madness is a night of fun to kick off the Springfield College men and women’s basketball seasons.
Doors open at 11:15 p.m., bring a dollar to donate to the United Way, and get a chance to shoot a foul shot for a T-shirt. Introductions of players and guest coaches will begin at midnight. The SC men’s and women’s varsity basketball teams will compete. It will be a fun-filled evening with contests and prizes. Win raffles, thunder sticks, t-shirts, and more. Two lucky students will get a chance to win a $10,000 grand prize.
Students, come support your men and women’s basketball teams on October 15, 2005 at 11:15 p.m. for MIDNIGHT MADNESS as they prepare to defend their NCAA playoff successes of the 2004-2005 seasons.
All are welcome, come join the excitement!
TIMELINE FOR MIDNIGHT MADNESS 2005
Doors open for everyone. People have a chance to pay $1 to
shoot a foul shot (four baskets to shoot at). Make the shot get a T-
shirt. Proceeds go to United Way. PAAC will be handing out
popcorn and schedule cups.
Gymnastics Slam Dunk Exhibition
3 Pt contest involving the residence halls/Trivia Contest/Raffle
SC Cheerleaders perform
Buzzer Beater Contest (prize is $10,000)
Extra Large Basketball Competition (Win a prize)
Class Competitions (Thunderstick Giveaways for the classes)
Highlight Video of all Winter Sports
Lights go out. MC begins announcing
Player Introductions/Guest Coach Intros
Men’s Scrimmage/ GIVEAWAYS THROUGHOUT SCRIMMAGE
Women’s Scrimmage/GIVEAWAYS THROUGHOUT SCRIMMAGE
Contestant’s Choice Shot (prize is $10,000)
Thank you for coming, everyone leaves!!!
Head Coach Mark Simeone
Former Springfield College standout Mark Simeone
will enter his 18th season as the head baseball coach at his alma mater in 2014. The 2012 NEWMAC Coach of the Year, Simeone will lead a veteran squad this spring. Read more
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