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Spring Training at Mesa

  • BenU Alumni at Cubs-Sox spring training game in Mesa on 3-7-13
  • BenU Alumni chatting at the pre-game reception before the Cubs-Sox spring training game in Mesa on 3-7-13
  • Soriano in the dugout at Cubs-Sox spring training game in Mesa on 3-7-13
  • Sox player signing autographs at Cubs-Sox spring training game in Mesa on 3-7-13

To see all the pictures from last year's game click here.

The Office of Alumni Development would like to thank those that joined the Chicago Cubs Spring Training Event!

Chicago Cubs Spring Training in Mesa, Arizona

Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:05 p.m. vs. Chicago White Sox

Hosted by alumni George Krakora, M.B.A.'97 and Deborah Pagel, M.S.'92

What better way to beat the winter blues than by joining your fellow Benedictine alumni at a spring training baseball game in Mesa, Arizona? Whether you're a Cubs or White Sox fan, you're guaranteed to have a great time at the Cubs' new training facility. Thanks to our new campus branch in Mesa, we've been able to set up some great deals just for alumni and friends of Benedictine. From game tickets and a meet & greet with Fergie Jenkins to special hotel room rates, a reception at Gillett Hall and more, we've made it easy for you to make a weekend trip down to Mesa! Join us for all the events below or pick and choose what works best for you.

Additional Alumni Events

Alumni Reception with Special Guest Ferguson "Fergie" Jenkins HOF '91
Thursday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Mingle with your fellow alumni and Cubs Hall of Fame pitcher Fergie Jenkins at Gillett Hall, our new facility in downtown Mesa. 

Golfing at Longbow Golf Club - REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED
Friday, March 28 at 8:00 a.m.

Join us for a round of golf at Longbow Golf Club! Longbow is a Top 100 Golf Club located in North Mesa, just minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and Old Town Scottsdale. This award-winning club was honored as one of the "Top 100 Resort Courses in the Country" and ranked as "One of The Top 20 Best Courses You Can Play In Arizona" by Golfer Magazine.

Price includes green fees, golf cart fees, golf bag handling by the Club's Player Services Staff, unlimited use of the practice facility prior to play, lunch and a welcome letter and local rules sheet.

Marriott Phoenix Mesa
Office of University Development

Benedictine University

Krasa Center, Room 175
M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.