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First Swatter?s Club of 2012 set for Monday

BY ANDRES FOCIL
First Swatter?s Club of 2012 set for Monday

FAYETTEVILLE — The first Swatter’s Club meeting of the 2012 baseball season will be held Monday, February 6, at 11:30 a.m. at the Clarion Inn in Fayetteville. Lunch will be served at 11:30. Following lunch, Arkansas baseball head coach Dave Van Horn will speak to the crowd and answer questions about the upcoming baseball season. The cost to attend is $11, which includes the buffet and a drink. Swatter’s Club meetings will also be held on March 5, April 2 and May 7. Arkansas is a consensus top 10 team to open the 2012 season. The Razorbacks are ranked as high as fourth in the country, equaling the highest preseason ranking for the program since 2007. Arkansas returns 19 letterwinners from last year’s team, including five position starters and 10 pitchers. The Razorbacks open the 2012 season on Friday, February 17, at 3:05 p.m. against Villanova at Baum Stadium. Season tickets for Arkansas’ 36-game home schedule are now on sale. Season tickets are $190 for adults and $140 for University of Arkansas staff, youth and senior citizens. Tickets may be purchased by calling 1-800-982-HOGS (4647) or by visiting the online ticket center at ArkansasRazorbacks.com.



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