Saturday's baseball game to feature Alumni Day, Senior Salute

Saturday's baseball game to feature Alumni Day, Senior Salute

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- There will plenty of activity on the field Saturday when Tennessee Tech hosts Murray State in the regular season finale for both baseball teams.

In addition to the top two teams in the league possibly battling for the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship, Tech will also host Senior Day and Alumni Day. All of those activities are schedule to take place prior to the 1 p.m. game.

For Senior Day, Tech will salute the careers of four members of the squad who are playing their final home game in Bush Stadium. It's the end of the line for seniors Brandon Crossman, Lee Henry, Adam Liberatore and Tate McMillan, and each will be recognized for his accomplishments.

For Alumni Day, former Golden Eagle players will be introduced. The event will also include a special recognitition of former head coach David Mays, who will be inducted into the OVC Hall of Fame in two weeks. All former alumni returning for the event are invited to a pregae cookout in the Averitt Express Baseball Complex beginning at 11 a.m.

Any interested alumni who have not yet contacted Grant Swallows are encouraged to do so by calling (931) 372-3929 or send an e-mail to

Aadmission to this weekend's games is free. Tech hosts Murray State Friday in a 1 p.m. doubleheader before closing out the regular season with Saturday's game.