Athletics News

Athletic Department Begins Third Annual Summer Social This Week


June 9, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The University of Louisville athletic department is nearing summer and will be engaging with fans through a new interactive social media campaign beginning Monday, June 9. The eight week social media schedule will help keep fans connected and engaged each day during the athletic department's offseason.

The official Louisville Cardinals' Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, and SnapChat accounts will post daily updates, photos, and fun content for fans to interact with and share. Visit http://Facebook.com/GoCards or http://Instagram.com/uoflsports every morning to see the newest social event.

Here is the official 2014 Summer Social Schedule.

Monday: Meme Monday
What better way to start off your Monday then with a smile? A new fun photo will be posted each Monday for fans to comment on. Leave your comments below each photo, and the best caption will be added to the #MemeMonday Facebook photo album on the official Louisville Cardinals' account.

Tuesday: Transformation Tuesday
This day is dedicated to sharing photos of our facilities, student-athletes, and coaches to highlight how they've changed over time as we transition into the ACC. Fans are asked to also share their favorite memories and photos related to the pictures posted each week.

Wednesday: Cards Gone Global
Where are you traveling this summer? UofL fans, student-athletes, and coaches are encouraged to tweet their Louisville-themed photos from around the country and the globe this summer to Director of Social Media @ULFlyingCard, using #CardsGoneGlobal for a chance to be featured on this day.

Thursday: Throw it Up Thursday
What Cards fan doesn't get excited when they see a celebrity throwing up an `L' with their hand? This day will feature some of the more famous faces who have paid tribute to UofL in recent years. You can also send in your photos of famous athletes, alumni, or media stars representing the University of Louisville by tweeting them @ULFlyingCard.

Friday: Fun Fact Friday
How well do you know your Louisville Athletics trivia? Each Friday we will post a Q&A about the facilities, coaches, teams, and student-athletes who have helped make Louisville great! Fans are encouraged to submit their answers on Facebook or Instagram and the correct answer will be posted at the end of the day.

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