Military Appreciation Day

Come out and show your support for our local military members and veterans at the annual McKendree “Salute to Hometown Heroes” Day and Bearcat football game on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Leemon Field.  Wear purple and cheer the Bearcats on to victory over their GLVC rival Truman State University Bulldogs. 

As an active military member, veteran or military dependent, you are invited to take part in the game ball presentation on the field starting at 12:15 p.m.  If you are interested in participating and for more details, please RSVP to Krysti Connelly at, by Friday, Oct. 3.

Active military members and veterans will receive complimentary tickets to the game at the front gate with military I.D.  Current students, faculty and staff get FREE admission to all home games with your McKendree I.D. at the auxiliary gate located next to the Fitness Center.