MEQUON, Wis. – Concordia University Wisconsin's senior football class raised $1,800 for the Ronald McDonald House on May 12 after hosting their 2nd Annual May Madness 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.
The upcoming 2012 seniors nearly doubled the amount of money raised from last year's tournament after 250 basketball players participated in several divisions. They chose the Ronald McDonald House because of its mission to improving the health and well-being of children.
"We were immediately appreciative of the staff members at the Ronald McDonald House and what they do for the children in the area," defensive lineman Dan Peterson said. "As a team we always want to give back to the community in a variety of ways, and this is just one of the avenues we can help others."
CUW begins its season on Sept. 1 at Augsburg College. The Falcons home opener is Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. against Trine University in the MIAA/NAC Challenge Series.
December 8, 2012 Football announces postseason awards
December 5, 2012 Lonnie Pries named AD and football coach at Concordia Ann Arbor
November 20, 2012 Damaschke named WFCA Private College Player of the Year
November 16, 2012 Football receives 16 individual NAC postseason honors
November 10, 2012 Football wins Luther Cup after late defensive stand
November 5, 2012 Damaschke named NAC Offensive Player of the Week after career game
November 3, 2012 Damaschke accounts for six touchdowns to lead Football past Aurora
October 29, 2012 Football's start time at Aurora changed to 1 p.m.
October 22, 2012 Paul named NAC Special Teams Player of the Week
October 13, 2012 Overtime field goal shocks Football at home against Cougars
October 12, 2012 Press Box Notes: Cougars will test Falcons' defensive discipline
October 6, 2012 Damaschke’s 5 TDs lead Football to Homecoming victory
October 6, 2012 Football donates $1,800 to Ronald McDonald House
October 1, 2012 Palese, Breunig named NAC Players of the Week
September 29, 2012 CUW upsets Benedictine, 6-0
September 28, 2012 Today's Scouting Report- Controlling Borsellino
September 19, 2012 Football photos available from Macalester game
September 15, 2012 Defense leads Falcons to home opening victory over Trine
September 8, 2012 Wenzelburger scores two TDs, late comeback not enough for Football
September 7, 2012 Press Box Notes: Reducing mental mistakes is key to victory
September 1, 2012 Football live event coverage
September 1, 2012 Augsburg runs to victory over Football in season opener
August 27, 2012 Team captains announced
August 16, 2012 Defensive line ready to set the tone for more turnovers
August 15, 2012 Explosive offense will excite the crowd every time
August 15, 2012 Football selected fourth in NAC Preseason Coaches' Poll
July 25, 2012 Football reaches semester academic goal
May 30, 2012 Football announces date for 16th Annual Golf Outing
May 24, 2012 Football raises money for Ronald McDonald House