Lynn's National Baseball Championship Celebration Day is Sept. 25

Lynn's campus officially recognizes Division II national championship winning team with day-long events

Published Sep. 09, 2009

The campus will officiallBaseball National Championshipy recognize the Fighting Knights baseball team, who won the 2009 College World Series this summer, on Friday, Sept. 25 during  Lynn’s National Baseball Championship Celebration Day. The day will include:

  • 8 a.m. – a team breakfast with President Kevin M. Ross in the Henke Room, de Hoernle International Building
  • Noon – a campus-wide recognition and pep rally in the cafeteria, Student Center (open to the public)
  • 6 p.m. – a semi-formal dinner banquet and ring ceremony with parents, Lynn baseball alumni and special guests in the Louis and Anne Green Center

Lynn’s baseball team won a 2-1 victory over Emporia State on Saturday, May 30, to claim the 2009 NCAA Division II National Championship, and although the Lynn community welcomed the team home on Monday, June 1, with a reception in the Student Center (watch the YouTube video), the campus is now bustling with students after the summer break.