Stagg Bowl Information
Friday, December 19 at 7 p.m.
Mount Union vs. Whitewater


Athletic Website


Fan Buses Information:
Reservations taken through Thursday at 1 p.m.
Cost is $60 per person for either option - does NOT include game ticket (or hotel cost for overnight bus)
Mount Union Student cost is $35 with prepayment required)

Overnight Bus leaving HPCC at 7:30 a.m. on Friday

  • Bus riders are guaranteed a hotel room at the Sheraton ($129 +tax) - Alumni Office will make your reservation
    All riders are responsible for payment of their hotel room upon arrival. 
    Please indicate number of riders per room when making reservation
  • Bus will stop to for lunch on the way down and on way back on Saturday
  • Bus will take riders to the hotel to check-in quickly then head to the stadium for pre-game festivities
  • Bus will leave immediately following the game for the Sheraton Hotel
  • Departure hotel for Alliance on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Redeye Bus leaving HPCC at 8:30 a.m. on Friday  SOLD OUT

  • Bus will stop to "stretch your legs" for lunch on the way down and for snack on the way back (cost on your own)
  • Due to arrive at the stadium for pre-game festivities 
  • Bus will leave immediately following the game for Alliance
    (will allow parents to briefly visit with sons prior to leaving)

Stagg Bowl Pre-game Gathering:
Sponsored by Mount Union Alumni Office

Salem Civic Center parking lot
Begins at 4:00 p.m.
Hot Dogs, chips and hot beverages prior to the game
Located in the tent with the Raider flag – typically behind the band stage in the corner of the parking lot

All RAIDER FANS welcome!

After the game - Friday night gathering
Sponsored by Mount Union
Raider fans are invited to rally together after the game in the ballroom at the Sheraton Roanoke (2801 Hershberger Road) for heavy appetizers and cash bar.

Official Stagg Bowl website:

Stagg Bowl Kickoff
7:00 p.m. at the Salem Stadium (1001 Roanoke Boulevard, Salem, VA 24153)

Game Ticket Information: Mount Union is on the WEST (home) side
Tickets are available online through Ticketmaster.
The Salem Civic Center can be reached at (540-375-3004) or 888-VASALEM

    * Advance purchase is $12.50
    * Day of the game is $15

College Students (with ID) and Children
    * $7

View game:
View the game on ESPNU.  Check the athletic website prior to the game to confirm the channel.

Hotel Information

Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center
*Location of the Raider post-game gathering
Ask for Stagg Bowl rate - rooms are limited
  2801 Hershberger Road, Salem 

Courtyard Marriott Roanoke Airport
Ask for Stagg Bowl rate - $89.00 plus 13.3% taxes
  3301 Ordway Dr., Roanoke
  Lobby features a new Bistro serving Breakfast, Starbucks and Dinner with Bar options.  They also feature complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel including guest rooms.

Residence Inn by Marriott Roanoke Airport ~
  Ask for Stagg Bowl rate - $99 plus 13.3% taxes (inlcudes breakfast)
  3305 Ordway Dr., Roanoke
  The best choice for travelers that prefer upscale design and style.  They offer Studios, One and Two Bedroom suites all with expanded kitchen amenities and also feature complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel including guest rooms.

Country Inn &Suites, Roanoke
  Ask for Stagg Bowl rate
  7860 Plantation Road

Comfort Suites West Salem
  Ask for Stagg Bowl rate
100 Wildwood Road

Comfort Suites at Ridgewood Farms
Ask for Stagg Bowl rate
  2898 Keagy Road

Quality Inn Salem
Ask for Stagg Bowl rate
179 Sheraton Drive 



Can't make it to Salem, VA?
Don't worry ... you can still join in on the fun! Many watch parties have been planned by alumni, so join fellow alumni and friends in cheering on the Purple Raiders to victory.  
Are you i
nterested in hosting a gathering near you? Email us the info including location, name, and address at and we’ll add you to the list.


Alliance, OH:
The Treehouse Brew Club
14545 Oyster Rd
BYOB plus bring a dish to share (meat provided)
6:00 p.m.
**Must be able to climb steps to 3rd floor
Hosted by Pat Gates ‘71

Boardman, OH:
Cocca's Pizza
7144 Market St. 

6:30 p.m.
Food and drink specials
Amy (Ridel '98) Smith '98

Canton, OH:
4448 17th St. NW (one block west of Meyers Lake Plaza)
Pizza provided by Pizza Oven - please bring snack to share
1080 P/16X9 in HD projection TV
Hosted by Richard Brownfield '11

Cleveland, OH:
Nano Brew (Ohio City)
1859 W. 25th Street
Hosted by Molly Dixon '05

Columbus, OH:
*New Location!
Champps Americana Restaurant - Lennox
1827 Olentangy River Road
6:00 p.m.
Hosted by Jim Durham '82 & Scot Gill '04

Contact Jim at 614-562-5236 or Scot at 614-485-0092 with questions

Dayton, OH:
BW3’s (Buffalo Wild Wings)

2082 S Alex Rd, Dayton, OH 45449
(937) 847-2999
Start time: 6:30 PM
Host by Paul ’94 & Carolyn (Jeffers ‘94) Hansford 
Contact info:

Fairview Park, OH:
Buffalo Wild Wings
3011 Westgate Mall
Hosted by: Becky (Mason '02) Sirek, Sarah Mason '06 & George Mason

Garfield Hts, OH:
Playmaker's Sports Grille – Garfield Hts, OH 
9729 Granger Road
(One half mile north of I-480 at the Transportation Rd. exit)
Food, drink specials & door prizes!
Doors open at 6 p.m.

Call or text your reservation to Megan at 216-410-4658
Hosted by Megan (Grabowski ‘98) and Joe Schiavone '99

Scottsdale, AZ:
12449 North 137th Way
4 p.m. MST
Bring an appetizer or game day dish to share
Hosted by Gregg '70 & Cindy (Hickson '70) Robinson

Sarasota, FL:
Evie’s Grill

Off University Parkway
5897 Whitfield Ave
6:30 pm
Hosted By Tom Rummell '65
For questions contact Tom at 941-201-5354

Tampa, FL:
Shamrock's Ale House 
7805 Temple Terrace Hwy 
20 large HD screens 
813-988-4908 or 813-841-4290

Hosted by Eric Tremmel '85  

Wichita, KS:
ParaDocs Brewery
5415 E. Pembrook
RSVP by Dec 16:
316-686-7749 or
Doors open at 5 PM
Specials: A free beer after every Raider touchdown!
Hosted by Michael ('91) and Nicole ('92) Rogers

New York
Blondies Sports Bar
212 W. 79th Street, NYC
6 p.m.
Half-price drinks special

Hosted by Jill Homorodean '78

Rochester, NY
Hosted by Wayne Menz '69

North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
Carolina Ale House
201 S College St Unit 100
6:30 p.m.
Hosted by Karie Greathouse ‘01

Pittsburgh, PA
Buffalo Wild Wings
20215 Route

19, Cranberry Township, PA
(it's at the intersection of 19 and 228, on the Freedom Road side - Party City plaza)
6:30 p.m.
Hosted by Brittney (Matejka ’99) Golden
Contact info: 413-427-4380, or via the event listing on our Club Facebook page. 

Washington D.C./Maryland
Washington DC
Penn Social DC
801 E Street NW
Located 1 block from the Gallery Place Chinatown Metro (red, yellow, green lines)
6:30 p.m.
Hosted by Dani Rizzo '10 and  Adam Hoyt '11

Contact the Alumni Office if interested in hosting a viewing party in your area at (330) 823-2030 or

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