ADRIAN, Mich – The Adrian College Office of Alumni Affairs invites alumni of the College residing in Michigan and Ohio to the “Battle Over Toledo” at the Toledo Mud Hens game on Friday, June 22 at Fifth Third Field in downtown Toledo.
This event, inspired by the historic Michigan-Ohio War, honors the legacy of the battle over the southern boundary line of Michigan territory set by the Northwest Ordinance of 1787. Open to all Michigan and Ohio alumni of Adrian College, the winning group will be determined by highest attendance of alumni and their guest who reside in each state.
A picnic will precede the first pitch at 6:30 P.M. while the game begins at 7:00 P.M. Post-game fireworks are scheduled, weather permitting.
Cost is $20.00 per person, $10 for children ages 4-12 years. Children 3 years and younger attend free. Admission includes access to The Roost Homerun Porch, pre-game picnic, and ticket to the game. Tickets must be requested by June 11 by calling 1.800.264.9063 or online at alumni.adrian.edu and click on events. Reservations can also be made via email through firstname.lastname@example.org. If there is enough interest, transportation may be provided. Interest must be indicated at the time of reservation.