Windy City ThunderBolts to honor SXU’s NAIA Champion football team on Sat., June 16

The Windy City ThunderBolts minor league baseball team will honor Saint Xavier University’s NAIA Champion football team on Sat., June 16. The ThunderBolts will take on the Southern Illinois Miners at 6:05 p.m. at Standard Bank Stadium, 14011 S. Kenton Ave., Crestwood.

SXU representatives, including coaches and players, will throw the first pitch prior to the game and the ThunderBolts will acknowledge the Cougars’ championship run. Additionally, there will be a fireworks show after the game.

University Relations has 30 free tickets available now for the SXU community. If you are interested in attending the game, tickets will be given away on a first-come, first-serve basis at the O’Grady Center. You also can request to have tickets set aside for pickup by contacting Karen Psik at x3323 or