Homecoming Weekend

October 28-30, 2022

A celebration of your alma mater! Benedictine College welcomes back alumni, students, families and friends of the college. The beds will be racing, the Raven Regiment will be marching, the teams will be striving for victory, the Athletic Hall of Fame class will be inducted, and the residence halls will be competing for the Raven Cup, the coveted Homecoming Championship Trophy. Join us for Homecoming Week!

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 28, 2022

4:00 p.m.

Homecoming Parade

With the Raven Regiment Marching Band, dynamic student floats, and our 2022 NAIA National Champions Women’s Lacrosse Team!

5:30 p.m.

The Bavarian Blast

Hosted by the Monks on St. Benedict’s Abbey grounds. All alumni are invited! Beer brewed by Brother Maximilian; food provided by St. Benedict’s Abbey kitchen. More Info

Saturday, October 29, 2022

9:00 a.m.

Bed Races

The races finish on the Main Campus Drive.

11:00 a.m.

Volleyball vs. Park University

In Ralph Nolan Gymnasium inside St. John Paul II Student Center

11:00 a.m.

Alumni Tailgate Headquarters

Gather your friends, family and classmates, fire up the grills on the football practice field near Wilcox Stadium and enjoy the day with fellow Ravens Alumni!

1:00 p.m.

Football vs. Baker University

Hall of Fame Inductees will be honored at halftime.

Jessi Vercande Patterson ’99, Women’s Basketball
Tom Kautz ’78, Sports Announcing
Katie Gerst Dooley ’01, Women’s Soccer
Mike Rieker ’82, Football and Baseball

5:30 p.m.

Men’s Soccer vs. Grand View University

At Legacy Field

5:30 p.m.

Raven Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet

Registration is $40.00 per person. Register for the Banquet

5:30 p.m. Reception
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:00 p.m. Induction Ceremony

The banquet will be held in the Dining Hall.

8:00 p.m.

Women’s Soccer vs. Grand View University

At Legacy Field