HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA - Hampden-Sydney will make a rare trip up into New England this Saturday when the Tigers face the United States Coast GuardCoast Guard Academy Bears on Saturday at 1 pm in New London, CT. Coast Guard's Athletic Director, Tim Fitzpatrick, graduated from Hampden-Sydney in 1981 with a degree in English.
An ID is required to visit Coast Guard Academy this weekend. As Coast Guard is a dry campus, alcohol will only be permitted on-site at the official Hampden-Sydney tailgate on the second floor balcony of Leamy Hall. H-SC will be providing tailgate fare with a cash bar.
This marks the first time in the regular season the Tigers have played a school located north of Pennsylvania since 1980 when H-SC lost to Coast Guard 38-22.
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