Soccer Hosts Kicks for a Cure at Morrison Stadium Saturday

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Creighton soccer will host the sixth annual "Kicks For A Cure" presented by First National Bank on Saturday at the Rev. Michael G. Morrison, S.J., Stadium on campus. The event, which features high school and collegiate soccer teams competing to raise money and awareness in the fight against cancer, includes four matches (schedule below) and tickets are available for purchase at the Wayne and Eileen Ryan Athletic Center Ticket Office. All seats are general admission and tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for youths (kids five years of age or younger are admitted free). Discount coupons ($1 off) are available at 20 Omaha-area First National Bank branches and fans can also print the discount coupon at http://www.kicksforacure.org/. Re-entry throughout the day will be allowed with a hand stamp.  All of the proceeds of the event - which has raised $737,000 in its first five years - will benefit Liz's Legacy, the fund started by the Karnes family in memory of the late Dr. Liz Karnes.  Funds will be directed toward research projects at both the UNMC Eppley Cancer Center and the Creighton Hereditary Cancer Center. For more information on the event, go to http://www.kicksforacure.org/.

KICKS FOR A CURE MATCH SCHEDULE

Morrison Stadium; Saturday, April 16
11:00 AM - High school girls regular season match
1:30 PM - Women's college soccer exhibition match - UNO vs. Hastings College
4:30 PM - Women's college soccer exhibition match - Creighton vs. Nebraska
7:00 PM - Men's college soccer exhibition match - Creighton vs. Saint Louis

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