ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Tickets for the second Big Ten-BIG EAST Baseball Challenge, hosted by the St. Petersburg/Clearwater Sports Commission, will be available online at www.BigTenBIGEASTChallenge.com beginning at Noon on Wednesday, October 28, 2009. The Challenge will take place February 26-28, 2010, at various current and former big-league facilities. Those interested in purchasing tickets via phone can call 410-472-3500.
An all-tournament pass, which provides access to all 30 games of the Challenge, can be purchased for $25. Individual day passes are available for $10, and individual venue passes for Bright House Field and Dunedin Stadium are available for $5. An individual day pass will admit one spectator to any game on a given day at Progress Energy Park, the Raymond A. Naimoli Complex and Jack Russell Stadium. An individual venue pass will admit one spectator to any game on a given day at Bright House Field or Dunedin Stadium. Alumni groups, youth and social organizations also can sell all-tournament passes with a portion of the proceeds going to the selling organization. Information about fundraising opportunities is available at www.BigTenBIGEASTChallenge.com.
Ohio State's Challenge schedule
February 26, 2010
4:30 pm Al Lang Stadium: University of South Florida vs. Ohio State University
February 27, 2010
4:00 pm Bright House Field: Ohio State University vs. University of Notre Dame
February 28, 2010
1:00 pm Naimoli Complex (#5): Ohio State University vs. University of Cincinnati
The complete release and challenge schedule can be found here form the Big Ten.