Mariners Congratulate UW Softball Team
June 3, 2009
SEATTLE - The newly crowned National Champion UW Softball team will be at Safeco Field Friday for a special pre-game tribute, including ceremonial first pitch by National Player of the Year Danielle Lawrie.
Husky Softball fans can go to www.mariners.com/uwsoftball for an exclusive on-line offer to buy tickets for the UW Softball section at a special price. View Box tickets, normally $27, are just $11. Tickets include a limited edition 'Bow Down to UW Softball' T-shirt. The special offer is only available at www.mariners.com/uwsoftball until 5pm on Thursday, June 4.
The Huskies won their first NCAA Softball title on Tuesday night defeating No. 1 Florida 3-2. The Huskies concluded their title run in Oklahoma City with a two game sweep of the Gators. Lawrie was named tournament MVP.
Game time on Friday vs. the Minnesota Twins is 7:10 p.m. Friday is also Mariners collectible train night. The first 20,000 fans through the gates will get a Safeco Field 10th Anniversary train car courtesy of Pepsi and Fred Meyer.