NORTH AUGUSTA, SC: The Augusta GreenJackets, South Atlantic League affiliate of San Francisco Giants, in partnership with the University of South Carolina (South Eastern Conference), are excited to announce that on Tuesday, April 23rd, the University of South Carolina will make their first trip to SRP Park to host Charleston Southern University (Big South Conference). First pitch slated for 7:05pm.
"We are excited to play in a great stadium in front of our fans in the CSRA." Head coach Mark Kingston said. "This gives our supporters in the CSRA a great opportunity to see the Gamecocks in their back yard as well as gives our players another first-class venue to play in. We look forward to heading to SRP Park in April."
"Our commitment is to make sure SRP Park is the premier baseball venue in the bi-state area," stated Jeff Eiseman, President and Partner, Augusta GreenJackets. "We look forward to welcoming the University of South Carolina to their first game at SRP Park as we look to make this an annual tradition here in the CSRA."
More information on ticket pricing, parking and on-sale dates will be released at a later date.
About the University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 350 degree programs and is the state's only top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 14 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 47 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation's best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.
About the Augusta GreenJackets
SRP Park is the anchor piece of Riverside Village, a live, work, "playball" development which includes apartment living, senior living, retail, restaurants, class "A" office space, and a Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center. To learn more about SRP Park and hosting events and availability, visit www.thesrppark.com.
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