For Immediate Release

Contact: Tara Strickland
732.987.2291
tstrickland@georgian.edu

Georgian Court Night at the Lakewood BlueClaws Coming in April

Family Fun and Exciting Baseball Action at FirstEnergy Park

Lakewood, N.J., March 4, 2008—Georgian Court Night at the Lakewood BlueClaws is coming on Tuesday, April 29! Join the university community in celebrating their centennial with exciting minor-league baseball action, games, and giveaways. The gates will open at 5:30 p.m., with a special ceremony honoring the GCU Lions, the university’s NCAA Division II athletes, taking place at 6:00 p.m. The Lakewood BlueClaws will take on the Kannapolis Intimidators at 6:35 p.m.

Georgian Court University’s sophomore basketball guard, Ta-Shee Harden of Aurora, Illinois, will perform the National Anthem, and Rosemary E. Jeffries, RSM, Ph.D., president of the university, will throw out the first pitch.

What will happen when Buster, the BlueClaws mascot, is joined by the GCU Lion? Purchase your tickets and find out! Contact GCU’s Office of Conferences and Special Events at 732.987.2263 or specialevents@georgian.edu for a spectacular evening of fun and baseball action. Tickets are just $9.00 per person.

Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core and a special concern for women. A forward-thinking university that supports diversity and academic excellence, Georgian Court serves over 3,000 students of all faiths and backgrounds in a residential Women's College and a coeducational University College with undergraduate and graduate programs. Georgian Court's main campus is located at 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, now named a National Historic Landmark. Georgian Court also offers classes at its site at 90 Woodbridge Center Drive in Woodbridge, at Coastal Communiversity in Wall, and at Cumberland County College in Vineland.

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