Local Community Invited To Second Annual Volleyball Green-Out

Local Community Invited To Second Annual Volleyball Green-Out

RUTHERFORD, N.J.Dr. Anne M. Prisco, president of Felician College, is inviting the Felician and Bergen County communities to enjoy a "Green-Out Night" as the Golden Falcon women's volleyball team hosts Concordia (N.Y.) College on Wednesday, September 24. The match's first service will take place at 7 p.m.

In the spirit of the event, Golden Falcon fans are encouraged to wear dark green. Admission is FREE for all fans, but voluntary donations will be accepted at the door by members of the Felician Student-Athlete Advisory Committee to benefit Make-A-Wish® America, of which NCAA Division II is a national sponsor.

Green-Out T-Shirts will be given away while supplies last.

The Felician women's volleyball team (0-3, 0-1 CACC), coached by John Chang, is looking for its second consecutive trip to the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference playoffs. The top four teams in the CACC North Division at season's end will qualify for the league tournament. The Golden Falcons play their home openers on Saturday during a noon tri-match with Goldey-Beacom College and Bowie State University as part of Felician's Homecoming and Family Weekend.

Felician plays its home women's volleyball matches at Job Gymnasium on its Rutherford Campus. More information is available by contacting Mark Mentone, sports information director, at (201) 559-3333 or MentoneM@felician.edu


Felician College, the Franciscan College of New Jersey, is a liberal arts, coeducational Catholic college founded in 1942 and sponsored by the Felician Sisters. True to its mission, Felician College welcomes a diverse student population and embraces its educational needs. With campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey, Felician College currently enrolls more than 2,100 students and offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs, in the classroom and online, in the arts and sciences, business and management sciences, health sciences and teacher education. Felician College also sponsors 13 varsity intercollegiate sports that compete at the NCAA Division II and National Collegiate levels.