Caldwell-West Caldwell's annual soccer celebration, the Col. John McHugh Memorial Soccer Saturday, is set for Saturday, Sept. 8.
On Soccer Saturday, all teams play at home on either Bonnel Field or the Lower Field. There will also be the presentation of the Memorial Awards, in honor of a JCHS graduate who was killed in Afghanistan in 2010.
The following is the official 2012-2013 Soccer Saturday schedule provided by the high school's athletic department:
9 a.m. Freshmen Boys vs. Nutley HS
10:50 a.m. National Anthem Performed by TBA
11 a.m. JV Boys vs. Nutley
11 a.m. Varsity Boys vs. Nutley
12:30 p.m. Col. John McHugh Memorial Awards
- Welcome by JCHS Athletic Director Rich Porfido
- Col. McHugh Leadership Award Presentation
- Class of 1982 Plaque Presentation Rob Nardino
1 p.m. Varsity Girls vs. MSDA
1 p.m. JV Girls vs. MSDA
Soccer Saturday is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the high school soccer booster club. There will be food and clothing for sale, a 50/50 raffle and hair extensions by Joanne Bledsoe.
The community is asked to bring donations for the Caldwell Food Pantry to games. Non-perishable items (see attached PDF for suggestions) as well as $5 and $10 gift cards to and will be collected.