SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. - There were plenty of autographs, merchandise, prizes and food as over 1,000 Pirates fans attended the annual Seton Hall "Meet the Team" Party at the Richard and Sheila Regan Fieldhouse on Sunday, November 1.
The party, which started off with an intra-squad scrimmage in Walsh Gym, is a special benefit for men's basketball season ticket holders. The entire team, along with Coach Bobby Gonzalez, attended the party, signed autographs for, took pictures with and spoke to fans, who were also treated to a complimentary meal.
"We want a special way to say thank you to our season ticket holders," explained Jamison Hannigan, Assistant AD for Sales & Marketing. "We have a very loyal group of people who try to come to as many games as possible during the season. This is our thank you to them and it gives them a chance to see our players and coaches before the season starts."
The event also featured face painters, carnival games, Pirates trivia, a Pirate Castle and Ben "the Pirate" Balloon Twister. Ticket holders received the Pirates "Jersey Boys" Team Poster and also had a chance to get their picture taken with the Pirate mascot, cheerleaders and former Pirates legends. Discounted pricing on a wide array of Seton Hall merchandise was also made available. To view photos of the event click HERE.
Full season tickets and mini plans are still available for the 2009-10 season. For additional information, contact the Seton Hall Athletic Ticket Office at (973) 275-HALL (4255), via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or CLICK HERE.