Dec. 3, 2013
ARLINGTON, Texas – Sponsorship packages are available and tickets are on sale for the First Pitch Fundraiser on Jan. 17, featuring former Texas Rangers CEO and Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan. Rangers Ballpark in Arlington is hosting the event at the Capital 1 Club at 6:30 p.m.
UT Arlington coach Darin Thomas will look back on the 2013 season, which included a Western Athletic Conference title, and preview 2014, the first season in the Sun Belt.
"I'm looking forward to a big night for our program," Thomas said. "I'm also extremely excited to have Nolan Ryan be our headline speaker."
The evening includes the presentation of the 2013 WAC championship rings. Members of the 2014 baseball team and former UTA players will also be in attendance.
Sponsorships are available for $2000, which includes eight (8) passes to meet-and-photo opportunity with Ryan, a Ryan autographed jersey and Ryan autographed baseballs. For sponsorships, please contact Craig Shaver at 817-272-9608 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets are $50 for adults and $25 for students, and available at UTATickets.com. Parking at Rangers Ballpark is available in Lot J and access to the Capital 1 Club will be through the Home Plate gate entrance.