Lafayette Aviators Headlines

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January 30 2020

Cap Night Set for July 11, Presented by Carpenters Local 215

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Tracy Fullertracyf@lafayettebaseball.comOffice: (765) 464-6810 LAFAYETTE, IN – January 30, 2020 – The Aviators are pleased to announce that all kids at the Aviators game on Saturday, July 11 will receive an Aviators Ace logo cap courtesy of the Carpenters Local 215. We are a proud support of the Lafayette... Continue Reading
January 27 2020

Down Syndrome Fundraiser Set for June 11

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Tracy Fullertracyf@lafayettebaseball.comOffice: (765) 464-6810   LAFAYETTE, IN – January 27, 2020 – Thursday, June 11 at Purdue’s Alexander Field will be an extra special evening when the Aviators battle the Terre Haute Rex. Fifty percent (50%) of all tickets purchased for the game on the 11th ... Continue Reading
January 24 2020

Make-A-Wish Night Set for June 25th

For Immediate Release Contact: Tracy Fuller tracyf@lafayettebaseball.com Office: (765) 464-6810 LAFAYETTE, IN – January 22, 2020 – The 2019 season saw the Aviators set an all-time attendance record helped in part by 70+ community organizations who used Aviators baseball to raise funds for their programs. The Aviators are pleased to ... Continue Reading
January 17 2020

Boy Scouts of America, Sagamore Council First 2020 Non-Profit of the Night

LAFAYETTE, IN – January 16, 2020 – The 2019 season saw the Aviators set an all-time attendance record helped in part by 70+ community organizations who used Aviators baseball to raise funds for their programs. The Aviators are pleased to announce the participation of the Boy Scouts of America, Sagamore Council – as the first Non-... Continue Reading
November 7 2019

Aviators Announce Departure of General Manager

For Immediate Release Contact: Bill Davidson Email: wrdavidson@attglobal.net Phone: (765) 464-6810  LAFAYETTE, IN – November 7, 2019 – The Lafayette Aviators have announced the departure of General Manager, Zach Chartrand. “I have very much enjoyed my time in Lafayette but I am at a point in my life where it makes sense t... Continue Reading
October 22 2019

70+ Community Organizations Raise Funds with Aviators

For Immediate Release Contact: Tracy Fuller Email: tracyf@lafayettebaseball.com Phone: (765) 464-6810 LAFAYETTE, IN – The 2019 season saw the Aviators set an all-time attendance record helped in part by 70+ community organizations who used Aviators baseball to raise funds for their programs. Through the Non-Profit of the Night, Jersey Auc... Continue Reading
September 4 2019

Aviators Promote 2019 Hitting Coach, Bailey Montgomery, to Field Manager

LAFAYETTE, IN – The Lafayette Aviators have announced that 2019 Hitting Coach, Bailey Montgomery, has been promoted to Field Manager for the 2020 season. Bailey replaces Brent McNeil, who accepted a full time role as Pitching Coach and Recruiting Coordinator at Purdue Fort Wayne. “We wish Brent the best of luck at Purdue Fort Wayne w... Continue Reading
August 9 2019

Aviators to Play 2020 Season at Purdue's Alexander Field

During the Lafayette Aviators’ final night at Historic Loeb Stadium, in front of a record crowd of 1,854, the team made a highly anticipated announcement as to where they will play their next season. With New Loeb Stadium set to open in 2021, the Aviators will officially play the 2020 campaign at Alexander Field, home of the ... Continue Reading
August 6 2019

Aviators Bid Farewell to Loeb

Lafayette, IN - The Lafayette Aviators (34-26) fell to the Champion City Kings (25-34) in Loeb Stadium’s final game on Tuesday night. Despite a late comeback in the bottom of the ninth inning, the Aviators lost 12-11 in a classic Prospect League battle to end the season. The Aviators paid tribute to Loeb Stadium in style. Purdue Pete and Ace... Continue Reading
August 5 2019

Sykes Two Homer Game Pushes Aviators To Victory

Springfield, OH-   The Lafayette Aviators defeated the Champion City Kings by a score of nine to eight, in a late game thriller during their last trip to Springfield, Ohio this season.   In the penultimate game of the season, it was the Lafayette Aviators that got on the scoreboard first. Chris Monroe (Illinois-Springfield) homered in... Continue Reading