HOUSTON - Want a sneak peek of your Houston Baseball team before Opening Night on Feb. 16? Join us at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 10 for Fan Appreciation Day and Alumni Game. Fans are encouraged to arrive early as gates open at 10:30 a.m. All information on the day's activities can be found at UHCougars.com/Basefanday.
Gates open at 10:30 a.m. and fans are encouraged to register for the event, which is free of charge, in order to be placed in our prize drawings each inning. All fans that register will be entered in to win a variety of Houston Baseball prizes, including but not limited to autographed memorabilia, tickets to home games and more.
Winners must be present at Schroeder Park when their name is called in order to receive their prize.
More details to come on the day's events.
PRIZES for REGISTERING & ATTENDING
For registering and attending Fan Appreciation Day, six individual prizes will be announced and distributed during the Alumni Game.
- Autographed ball
- Watch BP at a home game
- Pair of tickets to a home game
- Throw out the first pitch at a home game
FAN APPRECIATION DAY & ALUMNI GAME ACTIVITIES
- Kids Zone opens at 10:30 a.m.
- Concession stands open
- Alumni Batting Practice begins at 10:30 a.m. - open to public
- First Look at the 2018 Intro Video
- Pregame `Anthem Buddies'
- Schedule posters/cards distributed
- Photo op with Championship trophies
- Postgame Kids Run the Bases
- Postgame autograph session with 2018 Cougars
The Alumni Game will feature your 2018 Cougars vs. a roster of former standouts. Fans are encouraged to arrive early to watch batting practice, which begins at 10:30 a.m.
H-ASSOCIATION BBQ (Following Alumni Game)
The H-Association BBQ will follow the Alumni Game and is open to the public.
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 10
TIME: 3 -- 5 p.m.
WHERE: Great Hall in Athletics/Alumni Center
COST: $15/plate or four plates for $50
To purchase a ticket and support the H-Association, visit http://weblink.donorperfect.com/hassociationbbq.
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Houston Baseball will open its 2018 season on Friday, February 16 when it welcomes Holy Cross to Schroeder Park for a weekend series, slated to begin at 6:30 p.m. The series will continue on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 6:30 p.m. and wrap at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18.
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