March 20, 2017

Saluki baseball fish fry and auction is Friday

The Saluki baseball team will host the 21st annual “Fish Fry & Memorabilia Auction,” Friday, March 24, at the Carbondale Civic Center.

The event begins at 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youths. The dinner includes all-you-can-eat fish, potato salad, coleslaw, bread, soft drinks and homemade desert.

The silent auction features items including a Walt Frazier-signed basketball, and autographed items by Ernie Banks, Nolan Ryan, Pete Rose and Adam Wainwright. Among the numerous items are autographed pro baseball jerseys and golf packages.

Additional information can be found at All proceeds benefit the Saluki baseball program.