ROCHESTER, Mich. -- As a part of homecoming weekend, Oakland and Detroit Mercy men’s soccer alumni will square off for the second annual I-75 Derby Alumni Cup on Friday, Oct. 13, at the upper field and track complex. Following the 30-and-over game match at 6 p.m., the Golden Grizzles will look to defend the Alumni Cup with the open match at 7:30 p.m.
An alumni reception for both schools will be held at the Red Ox Tavern in Auburn Hills will follow the second game.
Oakland and UDM’s annual Metro Series driven by Trinity Transportation showdown is set for Saturday, Oct. 14 at 3:30 p.m. For the first time in program history, the game will be televised live from the Oakland Soccer field on TV20.
Schedule for the I-75 Derby Alumni Cup:
5 PM -- Stadium Opens
5:30-6 PM -- Warm-Up in Stadium
30 and Over Game:
6-6:35 PM -- First Half
6:35-6:45 PM -- Halftime
6:45-7:20 PM -- Second Half
Alumni Cup Open Game:
7-7:20 PM -- Warm-Up
7:30-8:10 PM -- First Half
8:10-8:20 PM -- Halftime
8:20-9 PM -- Second Half