Feb. 2, 2012
Houston, Texas - Several former Houston Baseball standouts will be breaking out the cleats one more time on Feb. 11 as UH Baseball hosts its annual Alumni Game at 2 p.m. at Cougar Field.
Alumni looking to attend this annual event are asked to contact Traci Cauley (firstname.lastname@example.org / 713-743-9396) by Feb. 4.
Registration will begin Saturday morning at 11 a.m. and batting practice starts at 11:30 a.m. The contest will pit the 2012 Cougars vs. a roster of former UH standouts.
A former players reunion is scheduled for Feb. 10 (Friday) at 7 p.m. at Capone's Restaurant located at 4304 Westheimer in Houston.
The 2012 Alumni Game will also coincide with the annual Fan Appreciation Day. Fans in attendance will receive schedule posters and schedule cards and have the opportunity to win great prizes from UH Baseball. Prizes will be given away between innings and include autographed baseballs, free admission to a Cougar Baseball Camp and the opportunity to be a bat kid for a game. Pregame kids can participate in `Anthem Buddies' and post game kids are invited to run the bases.
The team will also host an autograph session at the conclusion of the alumni event.
Ticket plans are on sale now through the UH Athletics Ticket Office. Fans are encouraged to purchase their tickets online at UHCougars.com, by calling the UH Ticket Office at (713) GO-COOGS (462-6647) or by visiting the Athletics Center Box Office.
Houston Baseball opens its 2012 campaign Feb. 17-19 at home vs. Delaware. Game time for the season-opener is slated for 6:30 p.m. at Cougar Field. The Feb. 18 date is scheduled for a 2 p.m. opening pitch while the Feb. 19 contest begins at 1 p.m.
For more information on UH Baseball, please visit our website at UHCougars.com.
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