Wednesday, September 11, 2013

UIS Athletics hosting social event

The University of Illinois Springfield athletic department will host its first STARS Club “SPI” Tour event from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Brickhouse Grill and Pub, 3136 W. Iles Ave.

UIS coaches and staff will meet with attendees. The event will feature free appetizers and a cash bar. There will also be an opportunity to join the STARS Club, UIS’ booster club.

Other tour stops include Oct. 3 at Quaker Steak and Lube, Nov. 14 at Floyd’s Thirst Parlor, Jan. 30, 2014, at Brickhouse Grill and Pub downtown, and March 13 at Cousin Eddie’s Sports Bar. The final event will take place in May or June on the UIS campus.

The story was featured in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 11, 2013.

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