September 6, 2011

Butler Baseball Alumni Day Weekend Set For Oct. 21-22

Once a Bulldog, Always a Bulldog. Head coach Steve Farley and the Butler baseball program invite baseball alumni back to campus for Homecoming weekend, set for October 21-22.

Below is the schedule for baseball's Homecoming weekend:

FRIDAY, Oct. 21

Baseball alumni golf outing. The location is to be determined based on numbers. Please contact PJ Longstreth for more information. CLICK HERE to email PJ Longstreth, or call him at 317-258-5932.

HOMECOMING SATURDAY, Oct. 22

The Baseball alumni game and cookout will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Bulldog Park. The field and indoor hitting facility will be available for warm-ups at 10 a.m. The tailgate cookout for all players, parents, alumni and "friends of Butler baseball will begin at 12 p.m. Butler coaches will pitch during the game to ensure strikes and swings. The odd-year graduation alumni will take on the even-year graduation alumni. 

Pictures will be taken of both alumni players and the current Butler team. All should bring their own camera, as Butler's mascot, Hink, is slated to make an appearance.

Alumni game donation: $30 per player gets you in the game, a Nike baseball t-shirt and the cookout. You do not need to bring any food or eating utensils. Invite your family to enjoy the game and eat for free. Donation checks should be made out to Butler baseball.

RSVP: Alumni players should RSVP to ensure their proper introduction. Email Coach Farley HERE and include the following information: name, graduation year, major, current occupation and family/children, etc. 

Added bonus: For a $5 donation, sign up for the JUGS radar gun speed toss and radar gun bat speed contest. Open to all ages! There will be age group and gender category prize winners. 

Homecoming football game at 1 p.m. - Butler vs. Marist. 

We look forward to seeing you Homecoming weekend!