The University of Toledo Athletic Department is hosting a special “Celebration of Champions” to honor the achievements of the 2011-12 season Wednesday, July 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Savage Arena west lobby and balcony.
Rocket fans are invited to RSVP by calling 419.530.5316 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some of the highlights from the 2011-12 season included:
• A 9-4 season in football, including a victory over Air Force in the Military Bowl;
• The first Jacoby Trophy — awarded to the top women’s athletic program in the Mid-American Conference — in school history;
• MAC championships and MAC coach of the year honors in women’s cross country, women’s soccer and women’s swimming;
• A MAC West Division title in baseball;
• A 24-10 record in women’s basketball, along with an Elite Eight appearance in the WNIT;
• A 19-17 record in men’s basketball, which represents a plus-15 improvement in wins, the second-best turnaround in the nation; and
• A record 3.266 department grade point average.