NEWARK, Del.– The University of Delaware baseball team will host a
two-day homecoming even beginning on Oct. 19 with the 2012 Blue Hen
Baseball Golf Outing and conclude on Oct. 20 with the UD Baseball
Alumni & Friends Tailgate.
The two-day event kicks off on Friday, Oct. 19 at noon when the
2012 Blue Hen Baseball Golf Outing that will be hosted at Back Creek
Golf Club in Middletown, Del. The cost to join will be $150 per
golfer, who will enjoy a shotgun start to the outing with food and
beverages following the round and prizes. Check-in for the golf outing
will be at 11 a.m.
For more information about the 2012 Blue Hen Baseball Golf Classic call
Associate Head Coach Dan Hammer at (302) 831-2723.
Registration is due by Friday, Oct. 12, as sponsorship levels are
available for individuals and/or business for the event, check out the
registration link at the University of Delaware baseball team's home page.
During the weekend festivities the Blue Hens baseball team will be
honoring a quartet of former UD ballplayers; John Brelus (1975-78),
Bobby DiLullo (1977-80), Mike Miorelli (1977-81) and 200-hit club member
Adam Tsakonas (2005-08). These four former members of the baseball team
will be the alumni honorees at Saturday's UD Baseball Alumni & Friends
Prior to Saturday, Oct. 20, Delaware football game against Rhode
Island, the baseball team will be hosting the UD Baseball Alumni &
Friends tailgate. Fiends and family of the Delaware baseball program are
encouraged to join in the fun tailgate located at the UD Hospitality
Village in front of the Bob Carpenter Center expansion. The tailgate is
free with food and beverages provided from 12:30-3:30 p.m.
For football game tickets, please call the University of Delaware Ticket
Offices at (302) 831-4109. Ticket purchases will be subject to availability.
The University of Delaware baseball team is in the middle of its Fall
Ball schedule and will play two games in the month of October. On
Sunday, October 21 at 1 p.m. the Blue Hens will host Wilmington
University and on Friday, October 26 at 2:00 p.m. UD will host Hartford
Community College as both games will be held at Bob Hannah Stadium.