Yellowjacket Athletics to celebrate sixth-annual Week of Giving


The University of Wisconsin-Superior Athletics Department has announced the schedule for its sixth-annual Week of Giving, which will take place December 4 through 11.

Specific events are listed below. For more information, please contact Yellowjacket Athletics at 715-395-4614.

Monday, December 4

  • Ugly Sweater Kickoff Event – 6 to 7 p.m. – Yellowjacket Union Atrium
  • Caroling for Cans – 7 to 8 p.m.

Tuesday, December 5

  • Salvation Army Bell Ringing – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. – Super One East End (2202 East 2 Street, Superior)
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Buena Vista – 7 p.m. – Mertz Mortorelli Gym (Toys for Tots Collection)

Wednesday, December 6

  • Faculty and Staff Appreciation Cards – Noon – campus wide

Thursday, December 7

  • UW-Superior Giving Tree Gift Wrapping – Noon – Marcovich Wellness Center

Friday, December 8

  • UW-Superior Athletics Staff Volunteer Event – 5 to 9 a.m. – Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank/WDIO TV
  • UW-Superior Athletics Staff Volunteer Event – 1:30 p.m. – St. Vincent de Paul Food Shel
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Crown – 5:30 p.m. – Mertz Mortorelli Gym (Toys for Tots Collection)
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Crown – 7:15 p.m. – Mertz Mortorelli Gym (Toys for Tots Collection)

Saturday, December 9

  • Yellowjacket Family Fun Day – 9 a.m. until noon – Lydia Thering Fieldhouse
  • Women’s Hockey vs. St. Olaf – 2 p.m. – Wessman Arena (Toys for Tots Collection
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Minnesota Morris – 3 p.m. – Mertz Mortorelli Gym (Toys for Tots Collection)
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Minnesota Morris – 4:45 p.m. – Mertz Mortorelli Gym (Toys for Tots Collection)
  • Men’s Hockey vs. Northland – 7:05 p.m. – Wessman Arena (Toys for Tots Collection)

*In addition to the games above, Yellowjacket Athletics will accept donations for Toys for Tots at its athletic offices all through the Week of Giving.