ROSMEONT, Ill. -- Taryne Mowatt, Megan Wiggins, Dorian Shaw and the rest of the Bandits team visited members of the United States Coast Guard earlier in the week in preparation for announcement of a new partnership. Members of the USCG and Chicago Bandits teamed up for a photo shoot, showing off both their uniforms while striking a pose with USCG boats and helicopters.
To get the complimentary ticket, courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard, women and men previously or currently in any of the armed services just need to visit the Bandits front office (9507 W. Higgins Road) with an ID card. Tickets can also be picked up at the box office window on the day of games, however early redemption is encouraged.
Fans at the ballpark will notice Bandits’ mascot Outlaw with a new jersey for the 2011 season. The back of the his personal jersey features the U.S. Coast Guard logo as he was born ready to entertain the crowd.
In addition, the Chicago Bandits will be featuring a “Shipmate of the Week” through social media sites Facebook and Twitter, giving extra honor to each Shipmate.
For more information about the U.S. Coast Guard or to see if you are Born Ready, visit www.uscg.mil.
Tickets to all Chicago Bandits games are on sale now. Contact the Bandits office at 877-722-6348 to treat yourself, family and friends to the unique Bandits experience.