May 24, 2012

NAU Coaches Caravan Announces Stops for June and July

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics department is proud to announce its NAU Coaches Caravan stops for June and July. The caravan will take place this summer throughout the great state of Arizona. The first stop for the next leg of the tour will be Monday, June 11 from 5-7 p.m. at the Javelina Cantina in Sedona, Ariz.  

The NAU Coaches Caravan this summer will give fans an opportunity to meet new Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos and "The Voice of the NAU Lumberjacks" Mitch Strohman, as well as a variety of head coaches for Northern Arizona University.

The tour will be FREE (unless noted) for all fans to attend and consist of free appetizers for fans, food and drink specials, as well as your chance to take pictures and connect with other NAU fans and alumni. All fans who register at each event will have a chance to win the "Ultimate Grand Prize" of two season tickets to all 2012-13 NAU Athletic sporting events (soccer, football, men's and women's basketball, and track and field).  

The June and July dates are as follows:

JUNE

> Monday, June 11 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Sedona, Ariz.        

- 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at The Javelina Cantina (671 Hwy.179 Sedona, AZ 86336 / 928-203-9514)

> Tuesday, June 12 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Phoenix, Ariz.   

- 5 p.m-6:15 p.m. at The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce After 5 Mixer (Stop #1 of 2) at Lucky Strike Lanes

- 6:30 p.m.- 8 p.m. at Donavan's Steakhouse (Stop #2 of 2) (3101 East Camelback Road,  Phoenix, AZ 85016 (602) 955.3666)            

> Wednesday, June 13 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Prescott, Ariz.        

- 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at The Hassayampa Inn (122 E Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ 86301 / 1 (800) 322-1927)

JULY

> Monday, July 9 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Scottsdale, Ariz.       

- 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Zips Sports Bar & Grill (6501 E Greenway Pkwy Ste 130 Scottsdale, AZ 85254)        

> Tuesday, July 10 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Chandler, Ariz.        

- 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn at Ocotillo (1200 West Ocotillo Road, Chandler, AZ 85248/1 (480) 203-2121)

> Tuesday, July 24 - Coaches Caravan Stop - Camp Verde, Ariz.        

- 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at Cliff Castle Casino - Sedona Chamber of Commerce Mixer (333 W Middle Verde Rd, Camp Verde, AZ 86322-8560)

Fans are asked to RSVP by calling (928) 523-8766, clicking on the Special Events button on the front page of NAUAthletics.com or by emailing Rocky.Silvestri@nau.edu

Have questions about the tour please email Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing and Special Events, Rocky Silvestri at Rocky.Silvestri@nau.edu