MINNEAPOLIS (KEYC) - The Minnesota State University, Mankato Office of Alumni Relations partnered with the Minnesota Twins to hold “Minnesota State University, Mankato Night” at Target Field in Minneapolis Tuesday.
Ramon Pinero, director of alumni relations at Minnesota State Mankato, said more than 1,200 “Maverick families and friends” purchased game tickets.
Attendees had an opportunity to attend a pregame event at Target Field Station, tour the field and much more.
A portion of each ticket purchased through this special ticket package will support the Minnesota State University, Mankato Alumni Association.
The honorary first pitch was thrown by MSU Mankato alum Jessica Davis.
Davis, now a teacher at South St. Paul Secondary School, was awarded the honor of Minnesota’s Teacher of the Year for 2019. The award is given each year by Education Minnesota, the state teachers’ union