Softball Helps with Tiny Tiger Homecoming Parade
BATON ROUGE — In an effort to get into the spirit of homecoming and to support the university, the LSU softball program helped with the LSU Child Care Center’s inaugural Tiny Tiger homecoming parade on Tuesday.
LSU softball manager Travis Clapp escorted LSU Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Academic Services F. Neil Mathews, the parade’s grand marshal, throughout the parade route on the softball team’s new golf cart. The parade featured children of all ages from the Child Care Center dressed in their best LSU attire.
The University’s homecoming festivities will continue all week throughout campus and the Baton Rouge community leading up to LSU’s homecoming game against Louisiana Tech on Saturday night. LSU students can vote for their homecoming queen and king online today and the homecoming food drive is being held until 4:30 p.m. today at the Memorial Tower.
A pep rally outside of Tiger Stadium will take place on Friday from 6 p.m. ? 7:30 p.m., before the homecoming step show from 8 p.m. ? 11 p.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center. Friday’s festivities will conclude with the Homecoming Block Part on West Lakeshore Drive from 11 p.m. ? 2 a.m.
On Saturday, the homecoming parade will run through campus beginning at 10:30 a.m., with a cook-off and decorating contest taking place throughout the day. Kickoff for the homecoming football game is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Tiger Stadium.