Red Wolves Baseball to host alumni events this weekend

JONESBORO, Ark. (10/21/09) - The Arkansas State baseball team will host its annual Alumni Weekend Friday, Oct. 23 and Saturday, Oct. 24 surrounding ASU's Homecoming football game against Florida International.

"It's homecoming weekend, and we have a lot of events planned," said ASU head coach Tommy Raffo.  "We are expecting a great group of baseball alumni on campus, and we look forward to showcasing our team during game two of our Red Wolves World Series.  We look forward to our alumni game Saturday for fun, fellowship and great baseball."

The weekend will kick off Friday with alumni participating in the ASU lettermen's division of the ASU Open golf tournament at 11:00 a.m. at Sage Meadows.  Also on Friday, the current Red Wolves team will scrimmage as part of the Red Wolves World Series at 5:00 p.m. at Tomlinson Stadium with a barbeque dinner following the game.

On Saturday, the alumni will have breakfast at Front Page Café at 9:00 a.m., and an alumni game will be played at 2:30 p.m. at Tomlinson Stadium.

For more information, contact Tommy Raffo at 870-972-2700 or

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