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Zusi & Ellis to Rally with the Roos at UMKC

21 August 9:12 am

Zusi & Ellis to Rally with the Roos at UMKC

By Kurt Austin

August is Rally with the Roos month and two Sporting Kansas City players will be stopping by the UMKC campus (5100 Rockhill Rd. just east of the Country Club Plaza) this week to sign autographs and support the ongoing sweepstakes. MLS All-Star Graham Zusi will visit from 2-4 p.m. CT today and Sporting KC Homegrown defender Kevin Ellis will make an appearance from 12-1:30 p.m. CT on Thursday.

Both players will be joined by the UMKC men's and women's soccer teams to weclome students to UMKC and enter individuals in the Rally with the Roos fan contest. Ten winners will receive two Sporting Kansas City tickets with all inclusive food and beverage, one parking pass, two Rally with the Roos t-shirts and one team-signed soccer ball! Enter to win online at SportingKC.com/RallyWithTheRoos through 11:59 p.m. CT on August 31.

Sporting Kansas City welcomed UMKC as the team's only university partner earlier this year and are teaming up for a UMKC Night at Sporting Park on Oct. 18. Visit UMKC.edu/SportingKC for more information and follow @umkansascity on Twitter and Facebook.