The Philadelphia Phillies will host "Saint Joseph's University Night" on Monday, August 27 to honor retired athletic director Don DiJulia, as he will throw out the Ceremonial First Pitch prior to the game with the Washington Nationals. Game time is 7:05 p.m. at Citizens Bank Park.
Discounted tickets are available. To order, go to: www.phillies.com/stjoes and use the promotional code - HAWKS.
Place your order today as tickets are subject to availability.
One of the most respected administrators in college athletics, DiJulia retired from his post in May, after a 50-year career with 35 years as Saint Joseph's athletic director over two terms. All told, DiJulia's affiliation with SJU spanned six decades, from his time as a student, with graduation in 1967, to last year. DiJulia was honored over the past year with with induction into the Saint Joseph's Athletics Hall of Hall, the Big 5 Hall of Fame and the ECAC Hall of Fame. while he also received an honorary doctorate from Saint Joseph's.