UW Athletics to Host Walk for Women Saturday


LARAMIE, Wyo. (Feb. 14, 2017) – The University of Wyoming Athletics Department is hosting the 13th Annual Walk for Women on Saturday at War Memorial Fieldhouse.  Along with the walk, a silent auction will be held with all proceeds from the event directly benefit the Play 4Kay Foundation. 

The walk will be held in the Fieldhouse at 11:30 a.m., with registration set to begin at 10:30 a.m. The cost is $25 per person or $15 for UW students and youth (6th grade and under). Fans are encouraged to sign-up early as the cost will be $35 on the day of the walk. All participants will receive a water bottle and lunch along with a ticket to the Wyoming vs. Boise State women’s basketball game at 2 p.m. MT. Walk for Women t-shirts can also be purchased for an additional $10. 

Registration can be completed at GoWyo.com/tickets or the University of Wyoming Athletics Department.  For further information, please visit GoWyo.com or contact Felicia Read at (307) 766-2464 or fread@uwyo.edu.

The WBCA’s Play 4Kay is an opportunity for a nation of coaches to raise breast cancer awareness and funds for research on the court, across campuses, in communities and beyond. The official charity is the Kay Yow Cancer Fund in partnership with The V Foundation and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA).

The Stadium parking lot, east of War Memorial Stadium, will also be available for all Walk for Women participants this Saturday. People will be allowed to park in the lot all day for both the walk and the game.