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Alumni & Friends

Merrimack College alumni and friends enjoy participating in the annual Naples St. Patrick's Day Parade, decorating a Merrimack themed float and waving to the thousands of guests on the parade route.

Destination: Florida

Join Merrimack alumni, friends, and College leadership for a series of coast-to-coast events. 

Reconnect with your alma mater throughout the week to celebrate the College’s accomplishments and learn more about the future of Merrimack.

Schedule of Events:

MERRIMACK COLLEGE MEN’S & WOMEN’S TENNIS VS. SAINT LEO
Sunday, March 8, 2015, Saint Leo University, Saint Leo
10:00 AM
For a complete schedule of men’s tennis games in Florida, click here. For a complete schedule of women’s tennis games in Florida, click here.

EAST COAST BOSTON RED SOX PRE-GAME PICNIC AND BALLGAME
Monday, March 9, 2015, Roger Dean Stadium, Jupiter

Enjoy a day out at the ballpark! Meet fellow alumni and friends for a 
Pre-Game Picnic at the exclusive Third Base Party Tent, then watch the Red Sox take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Roger Dean Stadium.

MERRIMACK COLLEGE MEN’S BASEBALL VS. BARRY
Monday, March 9, Barry University, Miami
6:00 PM 

Cheer on the Merrimack College Men’s baseball team as they take on Barry University in Miami! For a complete schedule of men’s baseball games in Florida, click here.

MERRIMACK COLLEGE WOMEN’S LACROSSE VS. UVA-WISE
Monday, March 9, David Martin Field, Clearwater
1:00 PM
For a complete schedule of women’s lacrosse games in Florida, click here.

WEST COAST BOSTON RED SOX PRE-GAME PICNIC AND BALLGAME
Tuesday, March 10, 2015, JetBlue Park, Ft. Myers

The Pre-Game Picnic allows early entrance to the Park and an exclusive opportunity to watch batting practice while enjoying a BBQ Buffet. Spend the afternoon in the sun to cheer on the Boston Red Sox as they face the Tampa Bay Rays.

MERRIMACK COLLEGE WOMEN’S SOFTBALL VS. ECKERD

Tuesday, March 10, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg
3:00 PM & 5:00 PM  

Cheer on the Merrimack College Women’s softball team as they take on Eckerd College in St. Petersburg! For a complete schedule of women’s softball games in Florida, click here.

PRESIDENTIAL RECEPTION
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 – The Ritz-Carlton beach resort, Naples

Relish the sunset and stunning views offered from the Center Court venue at The Ritz-Carlton beach resort. Join Merrimack President Christopher E. Hopey, Ph.D. for cocktails and light fare while you meet and mingle with fellow alumni and members of the Merrimack leadership team.

NAPLES ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE AND LUNCHEON
Saturday, March 14, 2015, The Boathouse Restaurant, Naples

Don’t miss the Naples St. Patrick’s Day Parade, one of Merrimack’s favorite traditions and a private luncheon in historic Naples.
9:00AM: Trolley departs The Boathouse Restaurant
9:30AM - 11:00AM: Help to decorate the trolley as you await the parade
Luncheon to immediately follow the parade at The Boathouse Restaurant.

WARRIOR WATCH (TENTATIVE): HOCKEY EAST PLAYOFFS
March 13-15, 2015, all times TBD, Foxboro Sports Tavern, Naples

Join fellow alumni and Merrimack hockey fans as the Warriors begin their quest for the Hockey East Championships. At press time, all dates and times are tentative. Complimentary light appetizers and a cash bar will be available.

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Florida 2015 Photos

Questions?
Contact Kathy St. Hilaire:
978-837-5107 or sthilairek@merrimack.edu