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Luther vs. St. Olaf Football Game and Post-Game Picnic

  • Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Location: Northfield, Minnesota

Join Luther College Alumni, Parents and Friends for a fun-filled day of Norse football action, food and fellowship in your backyard. Take a Saturday drive with the family down to Northfield to cheer on the Norse on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Let's get enough fans there to make it feel like a home game!

The day begins during the pre-game warm-ups from noon to 1:00 p.m. at St. Olaf’s Klein Field at Manitou in Northfield, Minn., where the Norse will take on the Oles. Luther defeated the Oles at home last fall 44-20, and hope to win on the road in Northfield this year. Cost at the gate for the football game will be $6 for adults and $2 for students.

Following the game, join Luther alumni, parents and friends for the “Team Dinner” at the Home of Rick '78 and Kris Estenson. The Estensons have a large steel building on their farm just on the outskirts of Northfield for us to gather inside for the picnic and social. (The Estenson Ranch is only a few minutes drive from the St. Olaf Campus—see the map for directions

The entire Norse Football Team, Coaches, and Cheer Squad will join us for dinner after the game to thank the fans for coming out.

Post-Game Norse Team Picnic at 5:00 p.m. (after the game!)

The Home of Rick ’78 and Kris Estenson
10541 Ibson Avenue
Northfield, Minn.
Phone: (419-997-4472)

Cost for the Post Game “Team Picnic” $15.00 for adults; Students and children are free. R.S.V.P. requested by Tuesday, September 4th. Picnic will include broasted chicken, pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, cole slaw, rolls and butter from Northfield's Quarterback Club.

R.S.V.P. Online!

Or call the Luther College Alumni Office at 1-800-225-8664

We hope you will join us for a fun-filled day of Norse football and fellowship!

Our Alumni Hosts:
Kris and Rick Estenson '78
Lois and Kent Finanger '54
Bob Naslund '65
Sue (Hammond) '74 and Jim Haemker '72
Elise (Barton) '80 and Paul Mullen '79
Kirk Johnson '82
Kari (Rotto) '87 and Brad Prestemon '84

Questions? Contact Kirk Johnson, Alumni Office, 563-387-1659

Learn more at https://www.luther.edu/alumni/events/luther-vs-stolaf/