2013 Softball Promotions

Illinois: Social Media Weekend
Friday, April 12

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials
    • Social Media Weekend:
      • Fans of Gopher Softball on Twitter and Facebook receive FREE General Admission tickets to the game – must present flyer at Jane Sage Cowles Box Office – Flyer will be posted by Tuesday, April 9
  • Giveaway: Free Gopher Softball T-Shirt for the first 50 fans in attendance at the game

Saturday, April 13

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials
    • Social Media Weekend
      • Fans of Gopher Softball on Twitter and Facebook receive FREE General Admission tickets to the game – must present flyer at Jane Sage Cowles Box Office – Flyer will be posted by Tuesday, April 9
    • Community Day: Kayla Wenner & Nicollet, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Kayla Wenner and the community of Nicollet, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Nicollet Community Day”
  • Giveaway: Go Gophers! Pom Poms
  • Post-Game: Autograph session on the concourse

Sunday, April 14

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials
    • Social Media Weekend
      • Fans of Gopher Softball on Twitter and Facebook receive FREE General Admission tickets to the game – must present flyer at Jane Sage Cowles Box Office – Flyer will be posted by Tuesday, April 9
    • Community Day: Nikki Anderson & Brainerd, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Nikki Anderson and the community of Brainerd, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Brainerd Community Day”
    • Youth Softball Day
      • Submit your roster to Natalie at gsm@umn.edu by Friday, April 12 to receive free admission! Please mention that you are attending the Sunday, April 14th game.
  • Giveaway: Gopher Softball Keychain for the first 50 fans in attendance at the game
  • Post-Game: Kids run the bases!
    • Kids (8th grade and younger) can come on the field after the game and run the bases!

Michigan State: Strike-Out Cancer Weekend
Friday, April 19

  • National Anthem:
  • In-Game Activities:
    • Strike-Out Cancer Donation Opportunities
      • Strike Out Cancer T-Shirt for $10 – all proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Ribbon for $1– be like the Gophers! All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Perfect Pitch! Make a donation, get your ball and after the game – hit the target! The person who’s ball lands closest to the target will win an autographed Gopher Softball Strike-Out Cancer T-Shirt and free tickets to an upcoming game.
        • All Strike-Out Cancer items available while supplies last.
  • Ticket Specials
    • Gopher Day Out at the Ballpark- buy one, get one free!
      • Buy a ticket to watch the Gopher Baseball take on Michigan State at 3pm at Siebert Field and redeem your ticket stub at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium to receive free admission!
  • Giveaway: First 50 fans in attendance get a Gopher Foam Finger courtesy of the Big Ten Network.

Saturday, April 20

  • National Anthem:
  • In-Game Activities:
    • Strike-Out Cancer Donation Opportunities
      • Strike Out Cancer T-Shirt for $10 – all proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Ribbon for $1– be like the Gophers! All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Perfect Pitch! Make a donation, get your ball and after the game – hit the target! The person who’s ball lands closest to the target will win an autographed Gopher Softball Strike-Out Cancer T-Shirt and free tickets to an upcoming game.
        • All Strike-Out Cancer items available while supplies last.
  • Ticket Specials
    • Youth Softball Day
      • Submit your roster to Natalie at gsm@umn.edu by Friday, April 19 to receive free admission! Please mention that you are attending the Saturday, April 20th game.
    • Community Day: Hannah Skallman & Minnetonka, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Hannah Skallman and the community of Minnetonka, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Minnetonka Community Day”
    • Community Day: Paige Palkovich & Apple Valley, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Paige Palkovich and the community of Apple Valley, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Apple Valley Community Day”
  • Special Guests:
    • Colleges Against Cancer
    • Relay for Life
  • Post-Game: Autograph Session on the Concourse

Sunday, April 21

  • National Anthem:
  • In-Game Activities:
    • Strike-Out Cancer Donation Opportunities
      • Strike Out Cancer T-Shirt for $10 – all proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Ribbon for $1– be like the Gophers! All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay for Life at the University of Minnesota
      • Strike-Out Cancer Perfect Pitch! Make a donation, get your ball and after the game – hit the target! The person who’s ball lands closest to the target will win an autographed Gopher Softball Strike-Out Cancer T-Shirt and free tickets to an upcoming game.
        • All Strike-Out Cancer items available while supplies last.
  • Ticket Specials
    • High School Day:
      • Send your roster to Tyler at gsm@umn.edu for free admission to the game!
    • Community Day: Madie Eckstrom & Stillwater, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Madie Eckstrom and the community of Stillwater, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Stillwater Community Day”
    • Community Day: Erica Meyer & Arden Hills, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Erica Meyer and the community of Arden Hills, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Arden Hills Community Day”
  • Special Guests:
    • Hope Kids
  • Post-Game: Private Youth Clinic with the Hope Kids Organization

Iowa State: Faculty/Staff Day
Wednesday, April 24

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials:
    • U of M Faculty/Staff Day
      • Show your Staff UCard and receive free admission for you and your guests. Show your UCard at the Jane Sage Cowles Stadium Box Office.

UW – Green Bay: Wild Wednesday
Wednesday, May 1

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials:
    • Wild Wednesday
      • All fans can purchase General Admission tickets for just $4!

Indiana: Gopher Senior Send-Off
Friday, May 3

  • National Anthem:
  • Giveaway: First 50 fans in attendance get a Gopher Foam Finger courtesy of the Big Ten Network.

Saturday, May 4

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials
    • Community Day: Bree Blanchette & Sara Mouton & Eagan, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Bree Blanchette and Sara Moulton and the community of Eagan, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Eagan Community Day”
    • Law Enforcement Day
      • All Law Enforcement members are invited out to the ballpark! Show your badge at the box office and receive free admission for you and a guest.
  • Giveaway: First 50 fans in attendance get a Gopher Pom.
  • Post-Game: Autograph session on the concourse

Sunday, May 5

  • National Anthem:
  • Ticket Specials
    • Community Day: Kari Dorle & North St Paul, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Kari Dorle and the community of North St Paul, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “North St Paul Community Day”
    • Community Day: Kelsey Klucas & Aitkin, MN
      • $5 General Admission Tickets for all family and friends of Kelsey Klucas and the community of Aitkin, MN – call 1-800-UGOPHER and mention “Aitkin Community Day”.
  • Post-Game: Kids run the bases!

Kids (8th grade and younger) can come on the field after the game and run the bases!

Note: All promotions are subject to change to due to weather and field conditions.