Fayetteville Fury Hosts Inaugural "Education Day Game" for Students

Fayetteville Fury Hosts Inaugural "Education Day Game" for Local Students

Fayetteville, NC – Fayetteville Fury is proud to announce its first-ever Education Day Game, set to take place on April 24th, 2024, at 10:00 AM against the Albany Aces at the Crown Coliseum. This event offers a unique opportunity for local educators to bring their students to an engaging and educational field trip that combines the excitement of professional soccer with learning experiences.

An Educational Experience Like No Other

Designed specifically for K-8 students, the Education Day Game aims to extend learning beyond the classroom walls, providing an interactive educational experience that ties into the curriculum. The day's activities are crafted to enrich students' understanding of subjects such as science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), all through the lens of soccer.

What the Day Entails

  • STEM-Centric Learning: Students will receive grade-appropriate workbooks that relate soccer to STEM concepts, enhancing their learning experience and making education both fun and interactive.
  • Professional Soccer Matches: Witness the thrill of a live Fayetteville Fury soccer game, showcasing teamwork, strategy, and athleticism for both our Women and Men teams.
  • Special Educational Content: The event will feature educational presentations and activities during breaks and halftime, focusing on health, fitness, and the importance of sportsmanship.

Event Details

  • Date: April 24th, 2024
  • Time: Doors open at 8 AM; Kick-off at 10:00 AM
  • Location: Crown Coliseum, Fayetteville, NC
  • Estimated Program End Time: 1:30 PM

Food and Beverage

Lunch is not included; however, concessions will be available for purchase. Schools are encouraged to coordinate with their cafeterias for packed lunches or students may bring their own.

Invitation to Educators

Fayetteville Fury invites educators across Cumberland County and beyond to take advantage of this unique field trip opportunity. It's not only a chance to enjoy a day of professional soccer but also a way to engage students with educational content in a dynamic and memorable setting.

To Reserve Your Spot

Educators interested in bringing their classes to the Education Day Game should fill out the commitment form or request more information by visiting the school game website.

Fayetteville Fury is excited to offer this educational event to the community, reinforcing its commitment to supporting local education and youth development. Don't miss this chance to combine learning with the fun of professional soccer, creating memories that will last a lifetime for your students.

For more information or to reserve your spot, please contact: Dustin Lee, Assistant General Manager | dustin@fayettevillefury.com

About Fayetteville Fury:

Fayetteville Fury is a professional soccer club based in Fayetteville, NC, dedicated to excellence on the field and in the community. Through its various programs and community engagement initiatives, the club strives to promote health, education, and social responsibility.