SOUTH BEND, IN - The South Bend Cubs are once again looking for organizations interested in serving as Color Guard bearers for home games at Four Winds Field this season. Applications must be received by May 1, 2018.
"The Colors being presented at each home game are an important part of our game presentation," South Bend Cubs President Joe Hart said. "Combined with the singing of our National Anthem, it's our way of honoring our country and those who fought to protect it."
Applicants must be from a credible organization that has presented the Colors at official city, state, or national functions. The application can be downloaded by clicking here. Completed applications can be emailed to Marketing@SouthBendCubs.com or mailed to:
South Bend Cubs
Attn: Color Guard Request
501 W. South Street
South Bend, IN 46601
Please include a recent photo of the presenting organization in your application.
About the South Bend Cubs
The South Bend Cubs are the Class A minor league affiliate of the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs. Over the past 30 seasons, the team has won five Midwest League titles, most recently in 2005, and has captured 12 division titles. This year, Four Winds Field, home of the Cubs, was named Ballpark Digest's Best Single-A ballpark. In 2015, the team was named Ballpark Digest's Team of the Year and received the John H. Johnson President's Award, the highest award in minor league baseball. The team is owned and operated by Swing-Batter-Swing, LLC whose sole shareholder is Andrew T. Berlin of Chicago, Ill.
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