KSU hosts soccer stadium opening May 2

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Grand opening of Kennesaw State University Soccer Stadium slated for May 2 Venue is home to KSU…

Georgia (Apr 15, 2010)Grand opening of Kennesaw State University Soccer Stadium slated for May 2

Venue is home to KSU women’s soccer team and Atlanta Beat Women’s Professional Soccer team 

KENNESAW, Ga. (April 15, 2010) — Kennesaw State University President Daniel S. Papp will host the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the Kennesaw State University Soccer Stadium on Sunday, May 2, 2010 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the site of the new stadium, located at 3200 George Busbee Parkway, Kennesaw, Ga.  

Who:

  • Daniel S. Papp, president, Kennesaw State University 
  • Norman Radow, chairman, KSU Foundation
  • T. Fitz Johnson,  owner, Atlanta Beat
  • Daniel Streetpresident, KSU Student Government Association

What: The grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony launches the opening of the new, 8,300-seat Kennesaw State University Soccer Stadium, home to the KSU women’s soccer team and the Atlanta Beat Women’s Professional Soccer team. Festivities also will include live music, food concessions, tours of the stadium, soccer drills, photo ops, and appearances by the KSU and Atlanta Beat soccer players. 

When: 3 to 6 p.m., Sunday, May 2

Where: Kennesaw State University Soccer Stadium, 3200 George Busbee Parkway, Kennesaw, Ga. 30144. 

Parking: Available at theKSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive. The stadium is a short walk from the KSU Center. Courtesy shuttles also will be available.



 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 126 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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