October 5, 2013

7:00 am – Golf Tournament
4:00 pm – Activities, Reunions, and Entertainment
7:00 pm – Football against Phoenix College
MCC Southern and Dobson Campus

Featured Activities

Golf TournamentMen's Golf

Time: 7:00 am 
Location: Dobson Ranch Golf Course,
2155 S. Dobson Road, Mesa, AZ
Fee and pre-registration required for this event

A fundraiser for the MCC Athletic Department, the tournament features a buffet-style meal, event challenges, and a silent auction. The Four-person Scramble, Shotgun Start will be held at the Dobson Ranch Golf Course, a par 72, 18-hole championship golf course.

Cost is $110 per individual and $400 per foursome. Complete details are available on the Golf Tournament Brochure or by contacting Wayne Block at wayne.block@mesacc.edu or 480-461-7543.


HomecomingFood Truck Rally, Games, and Entertainment

Time: 4:00 – 7:00 pm 
Location: MCC Southern/Dobson Campus,
1833 W. Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ
John D. Riggs Stadium (Rain or shine)

Food trucks accept cash and credit cards. Games and entertainment are free.

Join the enormously popular food truck rally phenomena. Enjoy a variety of foods and desserts from our eclectic gathering of vendors. The first 200 MCC students and alumni to show student ID or alumni card will receive up to two free meal vouchers, valued at $8 each, to use at one of our fabulous food trucks (maximum of two vouchers per ID card, each person must be present to collect their voucher).

Request your alumni ID card today by clicking here!  Alumni cards requested September 27 – October 5 must be collected at the Homecoming event October 5 – they will not be mailed.

Games and activities are hosted by MCC’s Student Life and Athletics departments and Future for Kids. Sport-themed games such as volleyball, golf, softball, and football-themed obstacle courses are available for “kids” of all ages.

ASU’s Pan Devils steel drum band will provide entertainment and tables will be available under shade trees in the stadium area.


1973 Football Team1973 Football Team 40th Reunion

Time: 4:00 pm – End of Game
Location: MCC Southern/Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ
John D. Riggs Stadium
RSVP recommended for 1973 team members. Contact wayne.block@mesacc.edu.

The ’73 team’s undefeated season ended in a National Championship and win in the Sunkist Bowl. The ’73 team boasts 5 Athletic All-Americans, 2 Academic All-Americans, 13 All-Conference players, and 3 individuals who went on to play in the NFL, as well as the NJCAA Coach of the Year.

A special seating area will be provided for Reunion attendees, and they will be recognized during half time.


Phi Theta Kappa Honor SocietyPhi Theta Kappa (PTK) Alumni Chapter Chartering Ceremony

Time: 5:00 – 6:30 pm 
Location: MCC Southern/Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ
Event Tent west of the Music building
RSVP required. Contact 480-461-7393 or email monica.pirshafiey@mesacc.edu.

MCC boasts one of the largest and most recognized PTK chapters in the world. Join the alumni chapter for networking opportunities and to pledge your continued support for PTK and MCC’s Omicron Beta Chapter.

Jennifer Blalock from PTK International will attend the ceremony and welcome new members. RSVP required - contact Duane Oakes at duane.oakes@mesacc.edu or 480-461-7214.


MCC Thunderbirds FootballMCC Thunderbirds vs Phoenix College Bears

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: MCC Southern/Dobson Campus, 1833 W. Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ
John D. Riggs Stadium
Festival attendees receive free admission to the game. Ticket prices for general public are $5 for regular admission and free for MCC students who show school ID.

Red Out! Wear your MCC red as you cheer the T-Birds to victory against PC. MCC football remains atop the WSFL standings, with 4-1 record. Visit http://athletics.mesacc.edu/football for current team stats.

The half time show will include recognition of the 1973 football team, the 2013 women’s basketball team – which placed second in the nation, and Future for Kids. There will also be performances by the MCC Cheer team and Boom! Percussion ensemble.