Annual Alumni Game Set for Saturday
    Nick Moresi is one of the former Bulldogs to be in attendance this weekend.
    Nick Moresi is one of the former Bulldogs to be in attendance this weekend.

    Feb. 11, 2008

    FRESNO, Calif. - The Fresno State baseball team is gearing up to host Alumni weekend Feb. 15-16. The weekend will kick-off with the 21st Annual Double Play Dinner on Friday night to introduce the 2008 team and present rings to the 2007 WAC Champion Bulldogs.

    The annual Alumni game will be held on Saturday at Beiden field where the new Bulldog red seats will be displayed. Due to new NCAA rules regarding scheduling, the alumni will play each other in an older alumni game that is three innings, followed by a younger alumni game which will be six innings. The 2008 team will follow with an intrasquad game beginning at approximately 4 p.m.

    Some of the professional Alumni expected to attend include: Richie Robnett, Jason Wood, Josh Labandeira, Kent Sakamoto, Nick Moresi, Brian Lapin and Ben Fritz.

    Alumni Game Schedule
    10:30 a.m Alumni Check-In
    11:00 a.m. All Alumni BP
    12:00 p.m. Older Alumni (3 innings)
    1:00 p.m. Younger Alumni Game (6 inning)
    3:00 p.m. Post-game Refreshments
    4:00 p.m. Fresno State Intrasquad.

    Admission to the alumni game is free for all that want to attend. The Bulldogs will host a home opener Feb. 22 when they take on UC Davis to kick-off a four-game series at home through Feb. 24.

    "Join the State - Fresno State!" - The Fresno State baseball team opens the 2008 home season at Beiden Field with a 4-game series against UC Davis beginning Friday, February 22 at 6:05 p.m. The `Dogs will play a doubleheader on Saturday, February 23 beginning at 2:05 p.m. and a single game Sunday, February 24 at 2:05 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at (559) 485-TIX, in person at the Bulldog box office or at Beiden Field on game day.

     

     

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