Xavier Athletics Presents "Fan Day" on Fountain Square

Women's basketball head coach Kevin McGuff, along with men's head coach Chris Mack, will be at

Women's basketball head coach Kevin McGuff, along with men's head coach Chris Mack, will be at

July 6, 2010

CINCINNATI - Xavier Athletics will be hosting a "Fan Day" on Fountain Square prior to the Cincinnati Reds game on July 18 beginning at 11 a.m. Xavier fans will have the chance to interact with Xavier coaches and players including head coaches Chris Mack and Kevin McGuff. Fans will also have the chance to get a Xavier six pack cooler at the event.

There will be plenty of games and prizes for the entire family including a free throw shooting contest against a Xavier men's and women's player, dance contest with the Xavier mascots and much more! Recreations Outlet, Skyline Chili and Fox Sports Ohio will be at the event as well. Xavier has partnered with the Cincinnati Reds to offer a group discount rate to Xavier fans for tickets to the Cincinnati Reds vs. Colorado Rockies game which starts at 1:10 p.m. Please click here for more details on how to receive your discounted Reds tickets.

Coach Mack and coach McGuff will also run a mini clinic/demonstration at the event beginning at 11:30 a.m. Participants will be picked at random and must sign up at the event starting at 11 a.m. Participants are limited to grades K-8.

To register for the free throw shooting contest against a select Xavier player, please sign up online by July 16. To register for a chance to be entered into the free throw contest, please click here. One boy and one girl will be picked to go up against a select Xavier player. Winners will be announced at the event at noon, must be present to participate and are limited to grades 7-8.

Season tickets for both men's and women's basketball will also be on sale at the event. Please stop by Fountain Square to talk with the Xavier Athletics ticket office representatives and to take advantage of any sale offers that might be available. For more information, please contact Becky Jackson at jacksonr1@xavier.edu.