Rams to Participate in WBCA Pink Zone for Third Straight Year

Rams to Host 3rd Annual Pink Zone Basketball Game

Wednesday, February 16th - vs. St. Joseph's
Women's game at 6:00 p.m.
Men's game at 8:00 p.m.

WEAR PINK TO THE GAME!!

There will be a $1 admission fee at the door


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State basketball teams will be participating in this years' Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Pink Zone initiative in honor of breast cancer awareness and to raise money for the Kay Yow/WBCA Cancer Fund.

The Rams will host Skyline Conference rival St. Joseph's on Wednesday, February 16th, with the women's game at 6:00 p.m. and the men's game at 8:00 p.m. This will mark the 3rd annual Pink Zone game at Farmingdale State, raising over $800 per game in the past.

Come support the Rams and the Farmingdale State S.A.A.C. (Student-Athlete Advisory Committee) in their efforts with this event. Halftime contests will be held during both games, as well as 50/50 Raffles and .

All proceeds will be donated to the Kay Yow/WBCA Cancer Fund. The concession stand will also be open for the night.




Mission
The WBCA Pink Zone™ initiative is a global, unified effort for the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's (WBCA) nation of coaches to assist in raising breast cancer awareness on the court, across campuses, in communities and beyond.

History
The WBCA began the WBCA Pink Zone™, formerly known as "Think Pink", in 2007 as an initiative to raise breast cancer awareness in women's basketball, on campuses and in communities. In 2007, more than 120 schools unified for this effort and helped make the inaugural year a success. In 2008, over 1,200 teams and organizations participated, reaching over 830,000 fans and raising over $930,000 for breast cancer awareness and research.

Donation Information
The WBCA's charity of choice is the Kay Yow/WBCA Cancer Fund™, in partnership with The V Foundation. For more information on the Kay Yow/WBCA Cancer Fund™, click HERE.



We hope to see you there! And WEAR PINK!



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