Florida vs. Eastern Michigan Baseball Game
Feb 24, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The University of Florida will play a regular season game against Eastern Michigan University presented by Rodda Construction at Joker Marchant Stadium on Wednesday, February 24. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. and gates to Marchant Stadium will open at 6:00 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Friday, January 29. Tickets will be priced at the following levels: $25 field box, $20 infield box, $15 baseline box, $10 reserved, left field reserved and bleachers and $5 for the berm.
Tickets may be purchased through tigers.com or via telephone telephone by calling toll free 1-866-66-TIGER (84437).
The University of Florida was ranked No. 1 in D1 Baseball's NCAA Division I Preseason Poll released on Tuesday. Head coach Kevin O'Sullivan’s club had previously been tabbed No. 1 in Collegiate Baseball. The Gators are coming off one of the best seasons in school history. Florida went 52-18 last season, reached the College World Series for the fourth time in the past six years and ranked third in the final polls after becoming the only program in the country to earn a top-eight national seed for NCAA play for the sixth time in seven years. The Gators claimed the Southeastern Conference Tournament and swept through the Gainesville Regionals and Super Regionals held at McKethan Stadium in Gainesville. The incoming class has been ranked No. 1 by Collegiate Baseball, the program's seventh consecutive time in the top eight classes in the country.
Eastern Michigan Baseball
The Eagles of Eastern Michigan finished 2015 with a 20-35 record and will open the season with the first eleven games of the season in the south. Head coach Mark Van Ameyde begins his second season as the head coach for the Eagles. Assistant coach Eric Roof is a former Detroit Tiger minor league player who played for the Lakeland Flying Tigers in 2011.
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