WORCESTER, Mass. – On Sunday, Oct. 6, the Holy Cross field hockey program will host its fourth-annual "Think Pink Day" at the Hart Turf Field during its contest against Cornell at 1:00 p.m. The team will be donning pink shoe laces during the game to show its support of breast cancer awareness. The field hockey team encourages all attendees to wear pink.
HC for a Cure, a campus-wide organization, will be sponsoring the event. The group will be selling merchandise to raise money for PINK Revolution, which is an alliance of dedicated individuals with a unified commitment to those touched by breast cancer. Its mission is to support early detection and prevention strategies, fund clinical research advancements and promote survivorship programs in Central Mass. through its affiliation with the UMass Memorial Comprehensive Breast Center.
The event is a part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, happening all over the country.