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2017 Spring Stomp: Come to Casey to See UAlbany Football, Men's Lacrosse on April 22nd

UAlbany Sports Information   03-24-2017

ALBANY, N.Y. – The annual Spring Stomp, featuring the UAlbany football and men’s lacrosse teams, is set for April 22nd at Tom & Mary Casey Stadium.

“The Spring Football Game and Stomp offers an exciting opportunity for our fans to enjoy a sneak preview of our football team, support our nationally ranked lacrosse team match up against perennial power Yale and enjoy a tailgate in between,” said UAlbany director of athletics Mark Benson. “It's a great day to be a Great Dane fan!”

The Spring Stomp is an annual event.  The day will begin at 3pm in Casey Stadium with the Spring Football Game, which is free to the public.  That will be followed by a tailgate party contest in the SEFCU Arena parking lot, featuring music, football autograph signings and activities for kids.  Fans will be encouraged to register their tailgate party to win great tailgate prizes.  Details of the tailgate party contest will be released the first week of April.

The Spring Stomp will conclude in Casey Stadium as the nationally ranked #8/9 Great Danes men's lacrosse team takes on Yale at 7pm.  

The Spring Football game is free admission and tickets to the lacrosse game are on sale now.  Go to or call 442-DANE to purchase tickets. 

Student Affairs, along with the Student Programming board will be coordinating a food drive to benefit the Northeast Regional Food Bank.  Donations will be accepted at the doors.

There will be a halftime fireworks show during the lacrosse game, presented by Student Affairs.