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2014-15 Sport Promotions: Men's Basketball | Women's Basketball | Baseball

 

2014-15 MEN'S BASKETBALL PROMOTIONS
Date/Site
Opponent
Promotions
November 24
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Nicholls
  • "Make a Difference" Cancer Awareness: The Wake Forest basketball program is committed to raising awareness of breast cancer and its research. The team will be dawning special pink uniforms as a sign of appreciation for those who have fought against breast cancer. A silent auction will take place in the Coliseum lobby; the auction will end promptly at halftime. Proceeds raised from all breast cancer awareness games at Wake Forest this season will benefit the North Carolina Triad affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. For more information contact Blake Edmunds at (336) 758-5010.
November 28
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Delaware State
  • Fox 8 Gifts for Kids: WGHP Fox 8 is proud to partner with Wake Forest athletics for the fifth consecutive year to bring their Gifts for Kids initiative to the Coliseum. Fans are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to the game. Fans will receive a free ticket to the game with the donation of a new toy with a retail value of $10 or greater. All gameday donations will be collected by The Salvation Army and will be given to children in the Winston-Salem area.
December 22
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Bucknell
  • Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night: As a way to say thank you to all of our faculty and staff on campus, all Wake Forest faculty and staff members receive a free ticket for themselves and their immediate family at the front entrances of the Coliseum. Please present your WFU ID at the front entrance to claim your tickets.
  • Tuba Spectacular: Enjoy your favorite holiday music as you enter the Coliseum, as Tuba Spectacular plays festive tunes outside of the Coliseum. Stay in your seats at halftime as they perform some of their favorite holiday hits for kids from one to 92!
January 21
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
North Carolina
  • Frisbee Dogs: Wake Forest will welcome in America's greatest Frisbee dogs who perform the world's most incredible stunts. These dogs have appeared on Fox Sports You Gotta See This! and ESPN's Monday Night Football and have been featured in Sports Illustrated Magazine. The dogs have starred in commercials and have been invited as special guests on many talk shows such as Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Every show is choreographed to music, offers original tricks, long bomb catches, big-air stunts and is performed by world class trainers and champion Frisbee dogs!
January 31
2:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Virginia Tech
  • Literacy Program: The Wake Forest Literacy Program is for fourth-grade students in the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School District. This program started in 2009 and is dedicated in memory of the late Skip Prosser, Wake Forest's head basketball coach from 2001-07. Coach Prosser valued reading and education, aspects that he always stressed to his players. This program runs from September to November each year. Students reach different levels of the program by reading books and earning more prizes with each level. The top two levels, Deacon All-American and Deacon Champion, receive a ticket to a Wake Forest men's basketball game. At this game, there is a halftime recognition ceremony for the Deacon Champions on the court with the Deacon. For more information contact Jacqui Sharpee in the Wake Forest Sports Marketing office at (336) 758-3255.
February 3
8:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
NC State
  • Operation Gold Rush: Demon Deacon fans are encouraged to participate in Operation Gold Rush for Wake Forest's game against NC State. Fans are encouraged to wear gold to the game. Help the Deacons with Operation Gold Rush in this ACC basketball showdown.
  • Demon Deacon Birthday Bash: Help your favorite mascot, the Demon Deacon, celebrate his birthday on Tuesday, February 3, before the game against NC State. Several of the Deacon's closest furry mascot friends will be in attendance. There will be festivities before the game tips off and during halftime. Don't miss out on your chance to wish the Deacon a very special Happy Birthday! For more information contact Blake Edmunds at (336) 758-5010.
February 11
8:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Miami
  • Wake Forest Spirit Night: Wake Forest Athletics would like to invite all cheer and dance teams along with members and their families out to the Wake Forest vs. Miami game on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Participants of Wake Forest Spirit Night will receive a special discounted ticket to the game. This includes a Tuesday night clinic taught by the Wake Forest cheer and dance team, participation in the halftime performance at the Miami game, and a popcorn and drink voucher with your game ticket. For more information contact Adam Rich at (336) 758-4032.
March 1
6:30 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Pittsburgh
  • Senior Night: Wake Forest Athletics invites all Demon Deacon fans to say goodbye to your 2014-15 senior class with special pre-game activities. It's sure to be a day to remember so come out and show your senior class the support they deserve!
  • Scout Night: All local area scouts are invited to the men's basketball game vs. Pittsburgh on March 1. Scouts and their family and friends receive a discounted ticket to the game, a voucher for a free popcorn and soda, and video board recognition of their pack or troop. For more information contact Adam Rich at (336) 758-4032.
 
2014-15 WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PROMOTIONS
Date/Site
Opponent
Promotions
January 11
2:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Louisville
  • Men's Basketball Ticket: Show your ticket from the men's basketball game vs. Georgia Tech on Saturday, Jan. 10, for free admission to this women's game.
  • Youth Sports Day: All kids under 12 wearing a jersey from their youth sports team will be admitted free of charge.
  • Junior Deacon Club: The Deacon invites all Junior Deacon Club members to join him to watch the game in a special Jr. Deac suite. Junior Deacon Club members receive free admission to every women's basketball game with their membership card.
January 18
2:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
NC State
  • Pink Game: The Deacons have partnered with the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health and the Kay Yow Foundation to raise money for breast cancer research. All fans who wear pink will be admitted free, and the first 500 fans will receive a pink rally towel.
  • Legacy Weekend: Wake Forest women's basketball alumnae will be honored at halftime.
January 29
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Clemson
  • Community Hero Night: Triad area police, fire, EMS and military members are invited to tonight's game free of charge. To request tickets, call (336) 758-5011.
February 5
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Duke
  • Jam the Joel with Fox8: Details coming soon.
  • Student Appreciation: Wake Forest students will have the chance to win great prizes from Finnigan's Wake, including a $100 gift card!
February 12
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Boston College
  • Girl's Night Out: Forsyth Woman will host their monthly Girl's Night Out event with an exclusive reception in the Windsor Jewelers Club and special seating for the game.
February 15
2:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Pitt
  • Senior Citizen Day: Triad senior citizens will receive a special discount on tickets for this game, plus exclusive chances to win great prizes.
  • Play 4 Kay: As part of national Play 4 Kay week the Deacons will be partnering with the Kay Yow Foundation to raise money for breast cancer research.
February 26
7:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Miami
  • Faculty & Staff Appreciation: All Wake Forest faculty & staff are invited to this game free of charge for a special in-game recognition.
February 28
2:00 p.m.
LJVM Coliseum
Georgia Tech
  • Senior Day: Join us as we honor seniors Susie Webster, Millesa Calicott and Dearica Hamby before their final home game.
2015 BASEBALL PROMOTIONS
Date/Site
Opponent
Promotions
All Season

Wake Forest Baseball Park
All
  • Beginning March 6, fans can play the Guess Your Speed pitching game on the concourse for $1.
  • Play bingo at every ACC Saturday game.
  • Student Cash Prize Contest - We will randomly call out a Wake Forest student's name during every home baseball game of the regular season. If that student is in attendance, they will win $100. If the winner is not in attendance, the prize will roll over to the next home game and the total will be accrued until someone wins at which point the winning amount will start over at $100.
  • Putter's Foul Ball Promotion - Fans who catch foul balls can return them to the marketing table to win a prize.
  • Every ACC Sunday home game we will have $1 hot dogs.
February 14
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Delaware
  • Bromance Night: Don't be shy, come out to the baseball game with your bro and enjoy the game.
March 1
Noon/4 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
vs. Towson, Marshall
  • National Pig Day: Wake Forest students are welcome to participate in our pig cook-off! We will see who can create the best pig related dish. To register your group, email sharpej@wfu.edu.
March 6
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Virginia Tech
  • ACC Home-Opener/Crazy Hat Night: Wear your favorite hat to the game! We will also be giving away FREE baseball hats while supplies last.
March 7
4:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Virginia Tech
  • Strike Out Cancer: Wear pink and admission is FREE> We will host a special auction in which all proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
March 8
1:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Virginia Tech
  • International Women's Day: We are specially inviting softball and female themed groups to participate in a special gameday promotion. We will have a pre-game chalk talk with a member of the coaching staff and have a polka-dot giveaway while supplies last. To register your group email sharpej@wfu.edu.
March 17
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
UConn
  • St. Patrick's Day: Make sure to wear green as we will celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style.
March 20
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Miami
  • Wake Forest is cleaning out our closet: With the first day of spring, we'll be emptying our closet and giving away free t-shirts.
March 21
4:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Miami
  • Art in the Park: We will have a special art gallery of Wake Forest students' work on display on the concourse. We will also have a special coloring area for kids.
March 22
1:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Miami
  • Camper Reunion Night: All of the baseball campers will be invited back to watch the Demon Deacons take on ACC rival Miami.
March 24
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Charlotte
  • National Waffle Day Eve: We will have free waffles for fans while supplies last in honor of National Waffle Day Eve.
April 3
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Boston College
  • Youth Day/Kids Take Over The Ball Park We will have inflatables and give away color-changing cups while supplies lasts. Youth can get into the game for free when they wear a baseball/softball jersey. Youth can register to join athletics staff on game day and assist with a variety of game-day jobs while space is available. To register, email sharpej@wfu.edu.
April 4
4:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Boston College
  • Local Hero Day: Triad area police, fire, and EMS are invited to tonight's game free of charge. To request tickets, call (336)-758-3255.
April 5
1:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Boston College
  • Easter Celebration: Come celebrate Easter with the Demon Deacon baseball team.
April 24
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Notre Dame
  • Military Appreciation Day: Fans will receive American Flags while supplies last. Fans who show their Military ID will get into the game for free.
April 25
4:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Notre Dame
  • Bark in the Park: Bring out your furry friend(s) for a day at the Ball Park!
April 26
1:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
Notre Dame
  • National Pretzel Day: We will give away free bags of pretzels while supplies last.
  • Faculty/Staff Recognition
May 8
6:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
NC State
  • Senior Day: Come out and honor our seniors for their last home series. We will give out free pom pons while supplies last.
May 9
4:00 p.m.
Wake Forest Baseball Park
NC State
  • 60th Anniversary of the National Championship: We will celebrate our 60th anniversary of winning the baseball National Championship in 1955! We will have the trophy available for pictures and will have other activities supporting the only ACC team to have ever won the baseball National Championship.

For more information on the 2014-15 Game Promotions, please call the Wake Forest Sports Marketing Department at (336) 758-5011.

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