UMES ATHLETICS ANNOUNCES `YOUR SHOREBIRDS DAY' ON JANUARY 16, 2006 VS. DELAWARE STATE
Jan. 9, 2006
Princess Anne, MD - The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) Department of Athletics is excited to announce that January 16, 2006 will be `Your Delmarva Shorebirds Day.' The event will correspond with the team's home basketball contests against Eastern Shore rival Delaware State University.
Thanks to Your Delmarva Shorebirds, all fans wearing Shorebirds apparel, bringing a ticket stub, or presenting a game program from a Shorebirds game will be allowed to enter the game FREE OF CHARGE! That's right, show support for Your `Birds and get in free to see the Shore's other birds, The HAWKS of UMES.
That's not all; this is your chance to get on TV. Both games, one featuring the Fighting Hawks and the other featuring the Lady Hawks will be televised by ESPNU. The men's game tips off at 2:00 pm and will be shown LIVE on ESPNU while the women's game will start at approximately 4:30 pm and be shown later that night on ESPNU.
UMES Athletics and Your Delmarva Shorebirds are pleased to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by presenting these exciting contests on Martin Luther King Day.
Halftime of the men's game will feature an exciting show by none other than BBallin'Sherman the Shorebird and you know his buddy Harry the Hawk will also be on hand to keep the crowd entertained.
Since schools are closed the two organizations are also allowing all school age children to get in free when they present a copy of the promotional flyer that was distributed to all area schools, or can be downloaded from www.umeshawks.com.
Don't miss your chance to see a day of the Eastern Shore's best sports organizations and be on television. Delaware State at UMES on Your Delmarva Shorebirds Day LIVE on ESPNU on Martin Luther King Day. And you can get in FREE!