Although the team will not be wearing pink jerseys like the one Amber Gray wore two seasons ago (above) they will be sporting Pink Play4Kay warm-up shirts, pink socks and pink laces during the game.
Feb. 7, 2013
CINCINNATI - The Xavier women’s basketball team will host La Salle this Sunday, February 10, in its annual Play4Kay PinkOut game in support of breast cancer awareness. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m. at Cintas Center. The Musketeers will be wearing Pink Play4Kay warm-up shirts, pink socks and pink laces during the game. All fans are encouraged to wear pink and the first 500 fans will receive a free pink Xavier pom pom!
There will also be a special pink Xavier plastic commemorative cup available at the main entrance. Fans can donate $10 and receive the free cup AND a free fill-up of their favorite Coca-Cola product at the concession stand. All proceeds will go to the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
Donations will be accepted at the door or fans can go to www.Play4Kay.org/XavierWBB and donate today. Fans will also have the opportunity to fill out cards for those who have been affected by breast cancer. These cards will be taped to the bottom of section 117 & 115 during the game.
The famous Frisbee Dogs will be preforming at halftime and there will be a post-game autograph session with the team after the game. Tickets are only $10 for Adults and $6 for Youth. To buy tickets please click HERE.
About the Kay Yow Cancer Fund
The 2013 Play 4Kay initiative (formerly known as WBCA Pink Zone) is an opportunity for a nation of coaches to raise breast cancer awareness and funds for research on the court, across campuses, in communities and beyond. Since its inception in 2007, the Play 4Kay initiative has raised over $2 million to support women's cancer research. The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is the official charity of the initiative. The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is an organization created by the Late Kay Yow, legendary women’s basketball coach for North Carolina State. To learn more about Kay Yow and Play4Kay click HERE.