South Alabama Baseball to host “First Pitch Banquet” February 7th

January 24, 2012 · Filed Under Baseball · Comment 

South Alabama Baseball will host the First Pitch Banquet Tuesday, February 7th at the USS Alabama Battleship Pavilion from 5:30-8 p.m.  The event will feature former and current Jaguar major leaguers, including 2011 World Series and National League Championship Series MVP David Freese, the USA coaching staff and the 2012 Jaguar baseball team.

Currently confirmed as attending are Jaguar major leaguers P.J. Walters, Marlon Anderson, Jon Lieber, Lance Johnson and Allen Battle with the possibility of more confirming soon.  Reservations for specialty tables with a Major Leaguer, first-year head coach Mark Calvi, former head coach Steve Kittrell and a current Jaguar student-athlete are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Individual tickets are available for $35 per person.  The program will feature a silent auction, music, cash bar and buffet dinner by Namans Catering in addition to the evening’s speakers.  Reservations can be made by calling (251) 461-1366 or by contacting Beth Schiavoni at  All proceeds will go directly to benefit South Alabama Baseball.

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