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    NU SAAC Welcomes NUPD, EFD for Third Annual Kickball Clash

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM The Wildcats hosted the third annual SAAC Kickball game at Sharon J. Drysdale Field Wednesday.
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    The Wildcats hosted the third annual SAAC Kickball game at Sharon J. Drysdale Field Wednesday.
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    June 5, 2013

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    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) joined forces Wednesday afternoon with members of the Evanston Fire Department and the Northwestern University Fire Department for its third annual kickball game at Sharon J. Drysdale Field.

    The two teams battled back-and-forth through eight innings on the diamond, but as the raindrops began to fall at a steady rate, the game was called in a 6-6 tie.

    Bolstered by members of EFD's bravest, Team Fire, led by head softball coach Kate Drohan, was aided by the following student-athletes:

    Reggie Hearn - men's basketball
    Cody Libman - baseball
    Karly Roser - women's basketball
    Max Chapman - football
    Maggie Burnham - volleyball
    John Callahan - men's golf
    Fallon Fitzpatrick - women's swimming

    In addition to several of NUPD's finest, Team Police, under the tutelage of head baseball coach Paul Stevens featured these standout student-athletes:

    Peter Horner - men's soccer
    Libby Kocha - cross country
    Mihir Kumar - men's tennis
    Amanda Macaluso - lacrosse
    Olivia Duehr - Softball
    Mike McMullan - wrestling
    Julie Sierks - women's soccer
    Toni Valcic - men's swimming
    Kaitlin Park - women's golf

    After the spirited game, the opposing sides convened for a P.R.I.D.E. picnic at the N Club inside Welsh-Ryan Arena. At that event, awards were handed out to NU student-athletes and teams for their unwavering commitment to both the Northwestern and Evanston communities.

    For more photos from the afternoon, please click on the link at the top of the page.

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