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UMC Teambackers to host Homecoming Tailgate, Saturday, October 23

By Michelle Christopherson, Director of Outreach and Engagement on
Wednesday, October 13, 2021


Join the UMC Teambackers in celebrating Homecoming 2021. The University of Minnesota Golden Eagle Western Equestrian Team will host a home meet Saturday, October 23 at 1 p.m. at the Charles H. Casey Equine Arena and the University Teaching and Outreach Center (UTOC). Tailgate begins at 11:30 a.m.., a cash bar and complimentary tailgate will be provided by the One N Only of Euclid.

Come out to UTOC and cheer on your Golden Eagles. All are welcome

The UMC Teambackers and the Athletic Support Fund encompasses several core giving programs within intercollegiate athletics at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Each year hundreds of donors show their support through an annual cash gift. Annual giving primarily supports student-athlete scholarship expenses for the fiscal year. Donors who make annual gifts can designate their gift to the sport of their choice, consider donating today.

Consider a Teambackers membership. Your contribution will help support athletic scholarships for the over 300 men and women who make up 15 sports. Contact Michelle Christopherson at 218.281.8369 or


Shawn Smith

University Relations


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