Special to HNN Provided by Herd Zone

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Marshall baseball coaching staff and team will hold its 2013 alumni weekend on Friday, Oct. 4 and Saturday, Oct. 5 with several events during the weekend.

The weekend will begin on Friday, Oct. 4 with the 19th Annual Marshall Baseball Golf Tournament, hosted by the Marshall University Dugout Club. The golf outing will be held at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course with registration beginning at 11:00 a.m. with a 12:00 p.m. shotgun start. Registration is still open for the event.

The golf outing will be followed by a Marshall baseball inter-squad scrimmage at Hurricane High School at 5 p.m.

On Saturday, Oct. 5 at 12:00 p.m. the 2nd Annual Johnny “Sarge” Piepenbrink Homecoming Tailgate will take place at City National Bank across from Joan C. Edwards Stadium. All proceeds raised for the tailgate will benefit Marshall baseball and the YMCA’s Kennedy Center turf project (For more information contact Dave Piepenbrink at 304-995-7722).

The 1978 Marshall baseball team will be honored during the Marshall football Homecoming Game against UTSA on Oct. 5 at 2:30 p.m.

Alumni Weekend Schedule of Events:
Friday Oct. 4th – Golf Outing at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course
Friday Oct. 4th – Marshall Baseball inter-squad game at Hurricane High School
Sat. Oct. 5th – Piepenbrink Homecoming Tailgate 12:00 p.m. at City National Bank
Sat. Oct 5th – 1978 MU Baseball Team honored at Marshall-UTSA football game.


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