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Aggies Host Military Appreciation Day on Sunday

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M Baseball, in conjunction with the TAMU Student Veteran Association, the TAMU Veteran Resource and Support Center and VIP Extreme Tailgating, will host Military Appreciation Day on Sunday, April 24 as part of the Aggies' series finale against the Alabama Crimson Tide. Game time is slated for 1:04 pm.

The first 500 fans will receive A&M Patriotic Hats.

Prior to the game the TAMU Student Veteran Association, the TAMU Veteran Resource and Support Center and VIP Extreme Tailgating will be hosting a tailgate for veterans and their families in lot 100E (the southeastern lot by Reed Arena). The tailgate, which begins at 9 am, will feature Fajitas and sides provided by Scott Gee, Kevin Henderson, and John Wilson from VIP Extreme Tailgating in College Station. All active duty military and veterans are welcome.

Active duty military and veterans are able to participate in a pregame salute led by USAF Veteran and Aggie Baseball public address announcer Rick Hill. Throughout the game, each branch of the military will be honored with the playing of their respective service song. Patriotic music will be played throughout the game.

The tailgate will continue following the game until 5 pm.

All active duty military and veterans receive FREE admission to the game.

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