Athletic News

September 17, 2010
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Hawks in Action This Weekend

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Both Huntingdon varsity and junior varsity football teams will compete in Montgomery this weekend, while a number of Hawks teams hit the road for competition.

The Hawks are set for the fourth annual Capital City Showdown against Faulkner at the Cramton Bowl on Saturday, Sept. 18. Kick-off is set for 7 p.m. The Hawks hold a 3-0 lead over the Eagles in the first three meetings of the rivalry.

General admission is $10 each and kids under 12 years of age get in free. Students must show student I.D. to receive the $5 student ticket. Listen live to the Hawk at

The junior varsity football squad will host Elite Premier Sports Academy from Atlanta on Sunday, Sept. 19. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Samford Stadium. The Hawks will look to win the rematch, after dropping the first meeting 34-21. Admission is free for Sunday’s games.

Hawks on the road this weekend include men’s and women’s cross country traveling to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for the Crimson Classic all-day event.

Volleyball is playing in the Transylvania Tournament in Lexington, Ky. on Friday and Saturday. The Lady Hawks open the tournament tonight against Sewanee at 5 p.m. before taking on host team Transylvania at 7 p.m.  Saturday, volleyball will start the day at 10 a.m. against Kenyon and later face Albion at noon.

Men’s soccer will travel to Atlanta, Ga. and play Oglethorpe beginning at noon on Saturday.

Women’s golf opens the fall season on Sunday, Sept. 19 in a tri-match against Birmingham-Southern and Montevallo. The Lady Hawks will play the tri-match at the Oxmoor Valley Golf Course in Birmingham, Ala.


Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579

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