CORPUS CHRISTI – Tickets are still available for the exhibition between the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi baseball team and the Corpus Christi Hooks, scheduled for Wednesday, April 3, at Whataburger Field. This marks the first meeting between the city's two premier baseball programs.
First pitch for the exhibition is slated for 7:05 p.m. All season ticket holders for both the Hooks and Islanders receive free admission, but single-game advance tickets are available for the event for just $10 for reserved seating or $5 for berm seating. Game-day tickets are $12 for reserved seats. Call 561-HOOK or visit cchooks.com to purchase tickets.
Students of the Island University also receive a special ticket promotion, and should contact the Blue Crew for more information.
Islanders Baseball is back in action this week at Chapman Field, as it plays host to Houston Baptist for a Wednesday night affair at 6 p.m. before hosting the newest member of the Southland Conference, Oral Roberts, for a three-game set Thursday, Friday and Saturday. First pitch on Thursday and Friday will be at 6 p.m. with the series finale to start at noon. Immediately following Saturday's contest, there will be an Easter egg hunt for all children in attendance.
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