SportsChannel Florida Kicks Off Hurricanes Baseball Coverage Friday Night and Will Provide 500 Fans at Saturday Night’s Game With a Commemorative VHS Copy of Last Year’s Championship Season

Sunrise, FL (February 3, 2000)-SportsChannel Florida kicks off its 2000 television coverage of the University of Miami baseball season tomorrow night, February 4th, live at 7:00pm when the Hurricanes host the Florida Gators at Mark Light Stadium. SportsChannel Florida will telecast 15 Hurricanes games this season.

SportsChannel will also provide a FREE commemorative VHS copy of last year’s SportsChannel Florida University of Miami baseball post season special titled “Storming Through Omaha: A Championship Season” to the first 500 fans for Saturday night’s game. SportsChannel Florida will televise Saturday night’s match up against Florida tape-delayed at 11:00pm.

The following is SportsChannel Florida’s 2000 Hurricanes Telecast Schedule:

2/4 Florida @ Miami 7:00 P
2/5 Florida @ Miami 11:00 P (TD)
2/18 South Florida @ Miami 7:00 P
2/20 South Florida @ Miami 1:00 P
3/3 CW Post @ Michigan 7:00 P
3/17 Michigan @ Miami 7:00 P
3/22 Northwestern @ Miami 7:00 P
3/28 FIU vs. Miami @ Homestead 7:00 P
4/14 Florida State @ Miami 10:30 P (TD)
4/15 Florida State @ Miami 7:00 P
4/30 Long Beach State @ Miami 7:30 P (TD)
5/6 Georgia Tech @ Miami 7:00 P
5/7 Georgia Tech @ Miami 7:00 P
5/8 Georgia Tech @ Miami 7:00 P
5/20 NY Tech @ Miami 7:00 P

In attendance at Saturday night’s game will be 100 children from the South Florida Boys and Girls Clubs as special guests of SportsChannel Florida, the University of Miami and AT & T Cable Services. Throwing out the first pitch for Saturday night’s game will be Barry Kerr, AT&T General Manager, and his 6-year old son, Robert.


Michelle Freeman Stevens
Public Relations Manager