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Suns Seeking Mascot, Entertainment Personnel

Suns Seeking Mascot, Entertainment Personnel

Hagerstown, MD: The Hagerstown Suns will hold open auditions for the role of Woolie, the team's mascot, as well as their Sunsations promotional crew, on Saturday, February 14 at Municipal Stadium.
Mascot auditions will begin at 11am and will be followed by Sunsations auditions at noon. All interested applicants must register for the auditions by Monday, February 9th and can do so by e-mailing Reed Hunley, Suns' Director of Promotions & Special Events, at or by calling the Suns office at 301-791-6266.
The Suns are looking for friendly, enthusiastic applicants for both positions. Applicants must be outgoing individuals who will enjoy entertaining fans at the ballpark.
"We're hoping for a great turnout at our auditions, and for the chance to bolster our gameday staff with energetic performers who will ensure that the Suns remain the most exciting entertainment option in the area," Hunley said. "The Sunsations and our mascot Woolie are a major part of what Suns baseball is all about."
Both positions are part-time, and the selected individuals will perform at all 70 Suns' home games throughout the 2009 season, as well as the playoffs. Applicants must be available for flexible hours - including nights and weekends - for shifts of about four hours at each game.
In addition to the aforementioned requirements, applicants for the mascot position must also work well with children, and be in good enough physical condition to perform a rigorous mascot routine while wearing a costume in a summer climate.
The Sunsations crew is seeking female applicants who will thrive in a role interacting with fans and generating interest for promotions throughout the course of the game. They must be comfortable working outdoors while remaining active throughout the course of the game.
The Hagerstown Suns play at Municipal Stadium in Hagerstown, MD and are a Class "A" affiliate of the Washington Nationals. Ticket packages and sponsorship opportunities are available by calling the Suns at 301-791-6266. Visit the Suns on the web at The Suns are owned by Los Angeles based Mandalay Baseball Properties.

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