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Friends and family package features Saturday doubleheader


Miami Athletics kicks off the first doubleheader of the season on Saturday, Dec. 11 with fan favorite, America's Best Frisbee Dogs, during halftime of both the men's and women's basketball games. The women take on Cal State Bakersfield at 2 p.m. and the men are set to tip off against Troy at 4:30 p.m. There is a special ticket package available for Saturday.

For a just $29.95 the Friends & Family Package, which must be purchased prior to game day, gets fans four tickets to the doubleheader games, four McDonald’s Medium Extra Value Meal vouchers and four Miami University baseball caps.

Stop by or call the Miami athletic ticket office at 513-529-HAWK (4295) to reserve a Friends & Family Package. (This ticket package will be available for all Miami men’s and women’s basketball doubleheaders—Dec. 11, Jan. 29, Feb. 26.)

America's Best Frisbee Dogs have been in action since 1986 entertaining fans at MLB, NBA, NFL halftimes, as well as fairs, festivals, corporate picnics and other outdoor and indoor events. Don’t miss featured star performer, "Jumpin' Jack" at Saturday’s performance. Jack was adopted from the St. Joseph County, Indiana Humane Society in 1997, and has been featured in National Geographic Magazine.

Before the game, the Carnival on the Concourse will be held. Santa Claus will be in attendance for photos. The Butler County Human Society will also be in attendance to promote awareness about Animal Adoptions just like “Jumpin’ Jack.”

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