Sept. 20, 2012
ATHENS, Ohio - The Ohio University baseball team will hold a public scrimmage in the first annual #Wrenfest on Wednesday, Sept. 26 inside Bob Wren Stadium. Gates for the event will open up at 5 p.m. with the game beginning at 6 p.m.
Those who attend will be treated to free food from Abrio's and Kiser's. There will also be free haircuts, manicures and pedicures courtesy of Station Street Hair Design.
"Wrenfest will be a great opportunity to get our fans involved with our players in what we hope is going to be a very exciting season," said first-year head coach Rob Smith. "Our players and coaches have been working extremely hard this fall and are looking forward to taking the field in front of our fans."
Fans in attendance will have the opportunity to win some great prizes, including an Ohio football helmet autographed by head coach Frank Solich. The final prize of the evening will include a $500 dollar cash give away that will come after the seventh inning. Fans must be present to claim the cash giveaway.
In addition, first-year men's basketball head coach Jim Christian will be on hand to throw out the game's first pitch.