March 28, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University softball team will host a Teacher Appreciation Day on Sunday, April 6, for its 1 p.m. game against FIU, at the FAU Softball Stadium 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.
Two teachers from Palm Beach County and two teachers from Broward County will be recognized prior to the game and all four will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. FAU Head Softball Coach Joan Joyce will present the four teachers with an autographed mini-bat.
April 6 also is Family Fun Day, and for just $6, fans will receive admission to the game, a hot dog, soft drink and chips. After playing FIU, members of the softball team will conduct a post-game clinic and then will play a team of local Marines in a charity fundraiser.