Dave Keilitz, an All-American baseball player for Central Michigan in the 1960s, head coach for 14 seasons and athletic director for a decade, will be honored in spring 2018 when the baseball field at Theunissen Stadium is named for him.
The Chippewas’ Mid-American Conference-opening weekend is March 23-25 at Northern Illinois. CMU’s first home MAC series is set for April 6-8 against Kent State.
The class comprises pitchers Garrett Navarra and Ian Leatherman, catcher/infielder Kade Preston, first baseman Joseph Zontini, and outfielder Ethan Collick.
The Chippewas’ Friend & Family Picnic is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 7, prior to the game. Attendees will also get an opportunity to tour the Performance Development Center, an indoor facility adjacent to Theunissen Stadium.
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Free and open to the public
Located Between the Rose Ponds