The opening celebrations of Roger Glass Stadium - Home of the Chaminade Julienne Eagles is a mix of private and public events. The $6 million dollar facility features a practice field, stadium seating that holds more than 2,100 guests, and a 99,600 sq. ft. stadium field at the corners of Longworth and Eaker Streets designed to host high school football, soccer, and lacrosse competitions, as well as professional soccer matches.
The blessing and dedication of Roger Glass Stadium will be during the school’s Meet the Eagles, a private pep rally for students and parents, on Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m. This is the same event where last year, the announcement about the construction of Roger Glass Stadium was revealed.
On Friday, August 19, CJ will host Kid’s Night Under the Lights. This invitation only event is for all students who participated in a CJ Eagles Summer Camp and 6th grade students from around the Miami Valley.Kid’s Night will be held from 7:30-9 pm with activities both at Roger Glass Stadium and the Student Conditioning Center, located across the street from the stadium.
Saturday, August 20 will be the public grand opening of Roger Glass Stadium — Home of the Chaminade Julienne Eagles with Soccer Day at CJ. The day kicks off with the Eagle women’s and men’s soccer teams, both JV and Varsity squads, hosting games against Butler High School. The JV women’s soccer game begins at 1 p.m. and the Varsity women’s soccer game begins at 3 p.m. At 4:30 p.m., an official ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on the field at Roger Glass Stadium. The JV men’s soccer game will begin after the ribbon cutting at 5:30 p.m. and the Varsity men’s soccer game will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, August 26 is the first home football game for the Eagles against Marion Local. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. There will be a short pregame ceremony prior to kickoff. Online ticket sales for all CJ football games bill begin Wednesday, August 10 at cjeagle.com
You can learn more about how the dream of Roger Glass Stadium – Home of the Chaminade Julienne Eagles turned into a reality here.