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.
Tickets include: Premium seating on our own private deck along the first base line; game day fare including hot dogs, hamburgers, soft drinks & more; group picture on the field; and an exclusive opportunity to mingle with Hall of Famer Ferguson "Fergie" Jenkins during the game as well as a special surprise Cubs guest after the game.
Benedictine University price on or before December 27: $50
Benedictine University price on or before January 27: $55
Benedictine University price after January 27: $65
Upon registering, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from the Office of Alumni Development. Tickets will be available for pick-up at Will Call on game day.
Alumni Reception with Special Guest Ferguson "Fertile" Jenkins HO '91
Thursday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Mingle with your fellow alumni and Cubs Hall of Fame Fertile 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.