Head baseball coach Mike Bartoletti announced on Wednesday that The University of Scranton baseball team will hold its annual alumni game on Saturday, Sept. 20, with activities beginning at 11 a.m.
The game will be held at Schautz Stadium, 1206 Prescott Ave., Dunmore, while the Royals’ home field, Connell Park, undergoes field maintenance. The game will feature alumni from odd numbered graduation years against the alumni from even numbered graduation years. Batting practice begins at 11 a.m., followed by the first pitch at noon.
Later that evening, an alumni social will be held at the Backyard Ale House, 523 Linden St., Scranton, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Food will be provided by the Alumni Society of The University of Scranton and a cash bar will be available.
Prior to the alumni game, the 2015 Royals will hold an intrasquad scrimmage.
Alumni interested in participating in the alumni game and/or attending the social are asked to register online here: https://www.regonline.com/BaseballAlumni. A special hotel rate is available at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center by mentioning “University of Scranton baseball alumni” when booking.
For more information on the alumni game, contact coach Bartoletti at firstname.lastname@example.org.