Baseball's 'First Pitch Banquet' Set for Feb. 7

The 2013 banquet will be held Feb. 7 from 6-9 p.m.
The 2013 banquet will be held Feb. 7 from 6-9 p.m.
Hilary Scheinuk
Bill Franques
Bill Franques
Communications Sr. Associate

BATON ROUGE -- Tickets for the 2013 LSU Baseball First Pitch Banquet are now on sale. The event, which signifies the beginning of the college baseball season, will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge.

Former LSU shortstop and two-time World Series champion Ryan Theriot will serve as the keynote speaker for the banquet. Members of the 2013 LSU squad will conduct an autograph session with ticket holders beginning at 6 p.m. Following are more details about the First Pitch Banquet:

Thursday, Feb. 7
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
6-7 p.m. - Player Autograph Session
6-8:15 p.m. - Silent Auction
7-9 p.m. - First Pitch Banquet and Live Auction

Deadline to Purchase Tickets: Friday, Feb. 1

Click here to purchase tickets online.

Adult Ticket - $75 / Child Ticket - $25
Coaches Committee Member - $65
Former LSU Baseball Player - $65
Purple Level Sponsor Table - $1000
Gold Level Sponsor Table - $1500

A sponsor table includes tickets at a designated table, special tickets to attend a VIP reception with LSU coaches, administrators and former players, a signed photo with coach Paul Mainieri, a sponsor bag, and the table sponsor name included in the banquet program. 

For more details about sponsorship levels and donating auction items, please contact Janice Guitreau at





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