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Tickets on Sale for Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic

Alex Box Stadium to Play Host to the Event for the First Time

by Bill Franques | Sr. Associate Communications Director
Tickets on Sale for Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic

BATON ROUGE, La. – Tickets are on sale now to LSU Baseball season ticket holders for the 2020 Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic, which will feature LSU versus Tulane at 6:30 p.m. CT on Tuesday, March 24, in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Alex Box Stadium is playing host for the first time to the event, which since 2004 has been played at The Shrine on Airline in Metairie, La.

Wally Pontiff Jr., an all-SEC third baseman at LSU, died in 2002 at the age of 21 due to a heart abnormality. Proceeds from the March 24 game will go to the Wally Pontiff Jr. Foundation, which benefits charitable organizations throughout Louisiana.

Season ticket holders can reserve their tickets by logging onto their online account at or by calling the LSU Ticket Office at either (225) 578-2184 or (225) 578-0100 during normal business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. The ticket office will be closed on Mardi Gras Day.

Season ticket holders may also purchase their Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic tickets this weekend at the Alex Box Stadium Ticket Office during the LSU-Eastern Kentucky Series. The Alex Box ticket office will be open beginning two hours prior to first pitch each day and will close in the fifth inning.

The deadline for season ticket holders to reserve their tickets is Thursday, February 27 at 5 p.m. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 28 at 8 a.m. CT.