NSU Athletics to Host Spartan Fan Fest on Aug. 23
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State University Department of Athletics will host the inaugural Spartan Fan Fest beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23.
The event, which is free and open to the public, features a day full of Spartan athletics, fun and entertainment. Fans will have the chance to see the final preseason intrasquad scrimmages for both the NSU football and volleyball teams. The day will also include an open house at Joseph Echols Hall for fans to view the recent facility improvements made to NSU's basketball and volleyball facility.
Coaches and athletes from all of NSU's teams will be on hand to sign autographs as well as meet and greet the fans in attendance. Food and live entertainment will also be provided. The Fan Fest will also serve as the kickoff event to register this year's Spartan Youth Club or join the NSU Athletics Foundation.
The day gets underway with the final NSU football scrimmage of the summer at 10 a.m. at Dick Price Stadium. The open house at Echols Hall will commence at 11:30 a.m., preceding the NSU volleyball Green vs. Gold scrimmage at 1 p.m. All events are free of charge.
More details will be released in the coming weeks at www.nsuspartans.com.