Soccer Teams-Up For Coaches vs. Cancer Event!

Soccer Teams-Up For Coaches vs. Cancer Event!

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – The Mount Holyoke soccer team and head coach Kanae Haneishi will team up with the American Cancer Society and participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer initiative this weekend.

During the Lyons' game against Wellesley on Saturday, October 8, fans will have an opportunity to take part in fund-raising activities that will benefit the life-saving work of the American Cancer Society and its Coaches vs. Cancer initiative. The game will begin at 2:00pm.

Mount Holyoke is also collecting donations online and needs your support. Fans and supporters can contribute to the team's fundraising by clicking the link below. Donations will also be collected on-site to benefit the American Cancer Society. We hope you will come out and support your team for this great cause because with everyone's help there will someday be a world with less cancer and more birthdays.

Mount Holyoke Soccer Team Fundraising Page  

For more information please contact or Greg McKeever, Coaches vs. Cancer Coordinator at or 508-270-4823.

Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) that empowers all coaches, their teams, and local communities to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The program leverages the personal experiences, community leadership, and professional excellence of coaches nationwide to increase cancer awareness and promote healthy living through year-round awareness efforts, fundraising activities, and advocacy programs.

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