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Varsity - September 27, 2012

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INSIDE MEN'S SOCCER BY ROSS LA DUE @BadgerMSoccer SCHEDULE (2-3-3, 0-1-0) Florida Int. Last Five Sept. 7 Sept. 9 Georgetown Sept. 14 at Western Illinois Sept. 16 at IUPUI Sept. 21 Penn State This Week Wed. Next Five Oct. 6 at Marquette at Indiana Oct. 10 Milwaukee Oct. 13 Michigan Oct 17 Green Bay L 3-1 T, 1-1 T, 0-0 W, 2-1 L, 1-0 7 p.m. Saturday Cleveland State 7 p.m. 6 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at Michigan State 12 p.m. Badgers enjoy support T he men's soccer team has many reasons to look for- ward to its home games at the McClimon Complex. This year's Stars of Tomorrow pro- motion is something they es- pecially look forward to. The promotion aims to bring young players from the greater Madison area and across Wisconsin to the 56 » VARSITY SEPTEMBER 27, 2012 from Stars of Tomorrow Promotion brings youth teams to home games pitch in support of the Bad- gers. Youth teams at or be- low the U14 level are able to participate in the Stars of Tomorrow, which allows the teams to attend a Badger game for free. While at the game, the team walks out to midfield with UW players and stands next to them dur- ing introductions. After watching the first half from the sideline, members of the partici- pating team take to the pitch during halftime for an intrasquad scrim- mage. After the game concludes, the younger players get to say goodbye to the Badgers, which often means lots of pictures and autographs. Badger players rave about the en- thusiastic young fans and talk about how important the sideline support is. For some of the youngsters, the promotion serves as a reunion of sorts. Some of the young players at- tend Badger summer soccer camp and enjoy seeing Wisconsin head coach John Trask again. Big Ten play resumes » After opening Big Ten play, the Badgers took a break from con- ference action against Marquette Wednesday and host Cleveland State Saturday. At 0-1-0 in the Big Ten, the Badgers will travel to In- diana on Wednesday, Oct. 6.

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