Space Still Available for Annual Frankenmuth Valpo Weekend Set for July 16-17

Thursday, June 17, 2010

There is still time to sign up for the 13th annual Frankenmuth Valpo Weekend will take place July 16-17 as alumni and friends have a chance to reconnect with one another as well as meet Crusader coaches during the event in Frankenmuth, Mich.

On Friday evening, July 16, a hors d’oeuvre and dessert reception will take place at 6:30 p.m. EDT at Zehnder’s Restaurant.  Saturday is a golf scramble at Fortress Golf Course with a 9 a.m. EDT shotgun start.  An auction and dinner follow the golf at approximately 2:30 p.m.

Valparaiso University president Mark Heckler is expected to be on hand along with head football coach Dale Carlson, head men’s basketball coach Homer Drew, and head men’s and women’s golf coach Mike Higdon.

The cost of the golf package is $175 which includes the hors d’oeuvre and dessert reception as well as dinner and the golf.  A Friday evening hors d’oeuvre and dessert reception option only is also available as well as an option for dinner only on Saturday.

The registration deadline is June 25.  For more information contact Anne VanKeppel at (219) 464-6130 or