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Photo of the Week

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

June 6, 2010: The Genesis Healthy Kids Zone is alive and hopping every home game at Modern Woodmen Park. Check it out in the photo below.

Do you consider yourself a bit of an amateur photography buff?

Have you visited Modern Woodmen Park recently? If so, we would love to see your best work! Submit your photos today to the River Bandits Photo of the Week contest and you could see your shot on this page and on the Modern Woodmen Park video board on U.S. Bank Family Sundays! There are no limitations on content. From ballgames and events at Modern Woodmen Park to appearances throughout the community and everywhere in between, the River Bandits are asking for anything and everything. In addition, weekly winners will receive four free tickets to an upcoming River Bandits game!

Send your best shots to Bandit@RiverBandits.com with "Photo of the Week" in the subject line for your chance to win!

2010 WINNERS

May 30, 2010: The River Bandits' Book Buddies having fun on their last parade of the 2010 season.


May 23, 2010: Rascal is giving some love to the young fans in attendance.


May 16, 2010: Look as a youngster takes a giant lead on Rascal in the Mascot Race at Modern Woodmen Park.


May 9, 2010: Vice President and General Manager of the River Bandits, Kirk Goodman, along with Amanda Stahle and her family. Amanda was awarded the first annual Keith Lucier Memorial Scholarship.


May 2, 2010: This photo is of the lucky fans that were able to enjoy the day's game from the Automotive Innovations' Best Seats in the House, lucky.


April 25, 2010: Youngsters enjoying their grilled cheese sandwiches on Salute to Grilled Cheese night at the ballpark!


April 18, 2010: A young fan enjoying the ball game at Modern Woodmen Park! Who is the child behind the mask? We may never know.


April 11, 2010: A snapshot of Chris Notti and Eric Fornataro signing autographs prior to the game on Opening Day. Fans can get autographs from players on every U.S. Bank Family Sunday!


2009 WINNERS

October: Too cute! This priceless photo was submitted by Andrea Meyer and features her six-year-old son, Asher. Asher loves the River Bandits so much he made his own Rascal costume for Halloween!


September: The pictures keep rolling in, so who are we to deny them a public viewing? This beautiful shot was sent in by Adam Wolfe, an usher at Modern Woodmen Park who snapped it on his phone. Anybody smell a postcard in the making?


September 13, 2009: Yes, we know the 2009 season is over. But we just couldn't resist putting up one last picture! Can you blame us? Look at this amazing photo from the Bandit Wedding, the on-field marriage between Michael and Ashley Spain. Not only did they exchange "I do's" on the pitching mound, but they went on to enjoy their wedding reception for 660 people on the Modern Woodmen Park suite level during the final home game of the season!


September 6, 2009: Two-year-old Anna had a blast at her first ever baseball game, and it looks like meeting Rascal himself was a true jaw-dropping moment! Do you think she enjoyed the opportunity to introduce little Rascal to the real deal? This photo was submitted by Lori Delale-O'Conner, who brought Anna to the game with her husband as part of their sixth anniversary celebration.


August 30, 2009: Nothing says summer quite like a beautiful sunny day at the ballpark. Fans at Modern Woodmen Park are even more fortunate, as exemplified by this photograph featuring the brand new 80-foot LED ribbon board and the breathtaking Centennial Bridge. This shot was taken by Bandits' fan Jeanna Woods of Rockton, Illinois.


August 23, 2009: The River Bandits aren't the only ones that celebrate victories on the playing field at Modern Woodmen Park! In this shot - submitted by April Hoover of LeClaire, Iowa - an exhuberant team of 8- and 9-year-olds pile on River Bandits 3B Jermaine Curtis after an exciting win at the August Pepsi Kids Camp.


August 16, 2009: It's a family affair! This photo, submitted by Cory Lenger, features Ali and Gabi with their cousin Katie from Dallas! Where better to hang out with the family then on the berm at Modern Woodmen Park?


August 9, 2009: This shot taken by Diane Berhenke features SS Jose Garcia tagging out the Midwest League's stolen base leader - Dee Gordon of the Great Lakes Loons - after receiving a bullet from C Roberto Espinoza in a game on July 26.


August 2, 2009: On July 26 the River Bandits held the first ever Mega-Candy Drop at Modern Woodmen Park, and more than 800 candy-crazed kids were showered by 100 pounds of candy and 100 pounds of marshmallows after the game! Turns out there were some big kids in the crowd as well, as River Bandits' OF Jarred Bogany and RHP Arquimedes Nieto are seen here anxiously awaiting the sweet treats in a photo taken by Andrew Gale.


July 26, 2009: This breathtaking image of River Bandits manager Steve Dillard and the Centennial Bridge was submitted by Keith Allborty. Earlier this season, Dillard became the franchise all-time leader in managerial wins (previously 210) and games managed (previously 412).


July 19, 2009: This photo was taken in Vail, Colorado, by some road-tripping River Bandits fans! Flanking the well-dressed statue of Albert Einstein are Warren Janowitz of Miami, Florida, on the left and Bruce Goldberg of Skokie, Illinois, on the right. And let's not forget photographer Fran Goldberg!


July 12, 2009: Congratulations to Crystal Donald, who submitted the photo below featuring Dalton and Chauna showing you just how large the big leaguers' jerseys really are! The photo was the first Photo of the Week winner in 2009!