Tech Baseball Alumni Game & First Pitch Dinner Set for Jan. 26|
Alumni game and first pitch dinner will take place Saturday, Jan. 26
Jan. 9, 2013
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech baseball program will host its fourth annual alumni baseball game and FirstBank & Trust First Pitch Dinner on January 26. The alumni game is scheduled for 1 p.m. at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park while the dinner is set to start at 6:30 p.m. at McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center (17th & University).
Tech's fourth annual alumni game will feature the 2013 Red Raiders against former Red Raiders who played Major League Baseball and against numerous current minor leaguers who recently wore the scarlet and black.
"We are looking forward to a competitive alumni game with our current players taking on our alums who had some great careers at Texas Tech and were also successful in professional baseball," first-year head coach Tim Tadlock said. "The alumni dinner will be a great event. I'm sure everybody is excited to reunite and share stories with so many familiar faces."
Admission to the alumni game is free while fans can purchase tickets or receive more information on the alumni dinner by contacting the Red Raider Club at (806) 742-1196 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets to the dinner must by pre-purchased and will not be sold at the door. Red Raider baseball alums and their immediate families will receive free admission to the dinner event.
Fans can reserve a table at the alumni dinner today: Head Coach's table (table of 6) $700, Assistant Coach's Table (table of 7) $350, Reserved Table for 8 ($200). Fans can also purchase an individual ticket (open seating) for $20. In addition, the FirstBank & Trust First Pitch Dinner will take the place of the annual First Pitch Luncheon. This year marks the 12th anniversary for the Red Raiders annual first pitch event.
Former Red Raiders who are interested in returning for the alumni game may contact the Texas Tech baseball office at (806) 834-4836.
The Red Raiders will open the season with Opening Day at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park on Friday, Feb. 15 against Northern Illinois at 6 p.m.
Fourth Annual Alumni Baseball Game
First Pitch Dinner