The Everett AquaSox, in partnership with Seattle University, announced today that Seattle U will host the University of Oregon in a regular season collegiate baseball game on Tuesday, April 30 at Everett Memorial Stadium.
First pitch will be at 6:00 p.m., with gates opening to the public at 5:00 p.m. All seating will be General Admission for this game, and Seattle U students, faculty and staff will receive two free tickets with their Seattle U ID cards. General admission tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for youth under 17, and $5 for groups of 10 or more. Tickets will be on sale starting Friday, March 29 at Aquasox.com or by calling the AquaSox office at 425-258-3673.
In celebration of this exciting event, the AquaSox are also offering local fans the opportunity to buy a special three-game ticket package that includes a ticket to the SU-Oregon game, AquaSox Opening Day on Monday, June 17, and AquaSox alumni night on Saturday, August 31. Packages are only $21 and can be purchased by calling the AquaSox office at 425-258-3673, or online starting Friday, March 29.
Currently, the Seattle U baseball team is 10-13 overall, including a 2-1 record within the Western Athletic Conference that has the Redhawks in a tie for first place in the league standings. Seattle U has won its last four weekend series in a row heading into an Easter weekend three-game set at Texas State. For more information about Seattle University Athletics, including a baseball team schedule and roster, visit www.goseattleu.com.
The Oregon Ducks find themselves in the top 15 of every major collegiate baseball poll with a 19-6 overall record heading into a Pac-12 weekend series against the Washington Huskies. The Ducks advanced to the NCAA Super Regional in 2012, just four years after reestablishing the baseball program in Eugene. For more information about the University of Oregon athletics program, including baseball, visit www.goducks.com.
The AquaSox Home Opener is June 17 at 7:05 versus the Tri-City Dust Devils. The AquaSox also host the 2013 Northwest League All-Star Game, presented by Tulalip Resort Casino, on August 6. Season tickets, group outings and both 13 and 17 game packages are available. Call (425) 258-3673 or visit the AquaSox office at 3802 Broadway in Everett for more information.