Tiger Baseball Launches Mustache March Campaign
March 1, 2011
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Memphis baseball program begins a month-long campaign benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis (RMHCM) by growing mustaches in "Mustache March" beginning Tuesday through a March 30 match-up with Mississippi Valley State at FedExPark.
Donations for RMHCM will be collected during all Tiger baseball games in March via monetary donations and through fake moustache sales. Fake mustaches will be sold for $1 each. All proceeds from the month-long campaign go directly to RMHCM.
Memphis will play 11 home games in March, including one game at AutoZone Park in downtown Memphis. "Mustache March" officially begins on Friday as the Tigers host Oral Roberts at 4:30 p.m. at FedExPark. Oral Roberts, Eastern Kentucky and Southern Illinois travel to the Bluff City this weekend for the University of Memphis Baseball Classic.
For ticket information call 901-678-2331 or visit www.gotigersgo.com. Adult tickets are $5, youth tickets are $3 and children five and under are free. Groups of 10 receive $2 admission and group tickets must be purchase Monday through Friday during regular ticket office hours and prior to games.