ENJOY A DAY OF FOOTBALL AND BASEBALL
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee football will conclude spring drills on April 15 with the Blue-White Spring Finale presented by Kroger. Practice will get underway at 1 PM inside Floyd Stadium while the Blue Raider baseball team hosts conference foe UAB. Admission is free to the Spring Finale and baseball will be having their $2 ticket, $2 hot dog and $2 drink special.
The Finale will have a similar format as last year with different position drills, field goals and an offense vs defense scrimmage. The drills will consist of pass scale, 1-on-1, receiver’s vs defensive backs, and inside drill.
At halftime, Coach Rick Stockstill will present the Spring Awards and recognize the returning lettermen.
Along with the game, there will be numerous activities available for the Blue Raider faithful. Tailgating will be encouraged at both Walnut Grove and the Greenland Drive parking lot the entire day, and the ticket office will be setup to take season ticket renewals and provide any information necessary.
Fans will also be able to pick up a free spring football poster.
The Blue Raider Athletic Association will host a Tailgate & Celebrate from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Greenland Lawn near the tennis courts prior to the spring finale. Food and beverages will be provided and MTSU coaches will make an appearance. To reserve a spot, please call 615-898-5261. Tickets are just $5.
Lightning’s Locker Room will also be open for the game. Located at Gate 2-A, doors will open at 11:00 AM and close upon the completion of the game. There will be a large selection of new gear, as well as a large clearance selection that will be available. All BRAA discounts will be available.
On Friday prior to the game, the Legends Golf Tournament will take place for all Blue Raider lettermen. The event will take place at Indian Hills Golf Course in Murfreesboro. Lunch will begin at 11:30 AM with a shotgun start scheduled for 1 PM. The cost is $55 per person and participants are encouraged to make the checks payable to the Varsity Club.
Please register prior to the event with Bethany Thurston of the BRAA @ 615-898-5953 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Following is a list of the day’s activities:
11:00 AM: Lightning’s Locker Room Opens
1:00 PM: Blue-White Spring Finale
1:00 PM: Baseball vs UAB ($2 ticket, $2 hot dog, $2 drinks)