Registration is open for Penn State Coaches Caravan

The public is invited to register for the 2014 Penn State Coaches Caravan, which will begin Thursday, May 1, in State College before moving on to 16 other Pennsylvania and Northeast cities.

James Franklin, the Nittany Lions football coach, and other Penn State varsity program coaches will provide their visions and missions for their teams. For fans in the Pittsburgh area, the Coaches Caravan will be at Pittsburgh’s Sheraton Station Square from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 8. The reception admission fee includes heavy hors d'oeuvres and the coaches' program. A cash bar will be available. The fee for Penn State Alumni Association and the Nittany Lion Club members is $40. Each member may also bring one non-member guest for a fee of $40. Additional nonmembers will pay $55 for the event. Children ages 6 to 18 may attend for $15, and admission is free for children 5 and younger. Walk-in guests will be accepted on a space-available basis only, with an additional $10 registration fee per person. Confirmed coaches who will join Franklin at selected events are Char Morett, field hockey; Russ Rose, women’s volleyball; Cael Sanderson, wrestling; Erica Walsh, women’s soccer; and Bob Warming, men’s soccer.

Additional head coaches and football assistant coaches will be announced soon and will attend selected Caravan events. For a complete listing of the Coaches Caravan schedule and locations or to register for a program, visit

For questions or more information, contact the Alumni Association at 800-548-5466, option 4, during regular business hours, or email

Last Updated April 07, 2014