AquaSox take on in-town rival in exhibition game to begin 2011 season
EVERETT, Wash. – The reigning Northwest League Champions will begin defense of their title with an exhibition game against a friendly rival on June 15, 2011 at 7:05 pm in the Everett Cup. The AquaSox will take on the Everett Merchants at Everett Memorial Stadium, where both teams play their home games. The Merchants were victorious in last year’s Everett Cup with a 10-5 victory.
The exhibition game will prepare the AquaSox for the upcoming 76-game season which begins June 17. Following the showdown with the Merchants, The Frogs will begin the 2011 season on the road with a five-game series against the Tri-City Dust Devils.
Limited tickets are still available for Opening Night, which is set for June 22 against the Vancouver Canadians. The first 1,000 fans through the gates will receive a commemorative 2011 AquaSox Magnet Schedule presented by Union Bank. Also, there will be a spectacular fireworks show immediately following the game.
The AquaSox opening home stand will run from June 22-27. It will feature two different post-game fireworks shows, a Mariners throwback jersey auction presented by the Seattle Mariners, and much more!
Individual tickets for the Everett Cup and the 2011 AquaSox season, as well as Season Tickets and both 12-game and 16-game Power Packs, are available now.
In other news, the AquaSox season starts very soon, and their home opener is right around the corner. I’ll be there, will you?