Opening night is supposed to full of excitement, noise and entertainment. So the DuPage Hounds have decided to give away free cowbells to the first 500 fans that enter the Benedictine Sports Complex on June, 1. Fans will be given the cowbells as they enter the stadium, and will be expected to ring them all night as the Hounds take on the Northwest Indiana Oilmen. Gates open at 6 P.M. for the 7 P.M. game.
The DuPage County Hounds Baseball Team is DuPage’s summer collegiate wood bat team. The Hounds play their home games at the 1,100-seat Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex. During the 2012 season, which is the team’s Inaugural Season, the Hounds will play a total of 46-games, of which 23 will be played at home. The Hounds Home Opener is scheduled for Friday, June 1 at 7pm. Single game tickets are only $8, group tickets start at $5 and season tickets are only $129 per seat. Tickets, as well as corporate sponsorships, can be purchased by calling the team’s office at (815) 704-3839 or by visiting the team’s website at www.DuPageHounds.com