Charleston Southern vs. Stony Brook
Saturday, October 30th, 3 p.m.
9th Annual Raymond M. Downey Heroes Classic
For this special event all firefighters, policemen, military, and emergency services personnel with valid ID can buy a ticket for admission and receive a second ticket FREE; as Stony Brook honors the heroes in our community.
On this day, the Seawolves will honor the memory of Deputy Chief Raymond Downey who lost his life in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. All fire departments in attendance are encouraged to display one piece of apparatus at the main entrance to LaValle Stadium.
The Stony Brook Fire Department will hold a contest for all Fire Departments who attend this game. Contestant winners include:
- the Department that displays the oldest apparatus at LaValle Stadium
- the Department that travels the furthest to the game
- the Department with the best display
Fire Department awards will be presented at halftime by the Stony Brook Fire Department. Contest rules and parking instructions will be forwarded to those wishing to participate. Please contact 631-632-WOLF for more information.
Faculty and staff of Stony Brook University will be honored and will be able to purchase a discounted ticket prior to the game with their employee ID.
Parent and Family Weekend
Parents and family members of Stony Brook students are invited out to LaValle Stadium as a part of their weekend visit to the campus. Their event programming will lead up to a BBQ behind LaValle Stadium prior to the game.