LSU looking for Bat Girls

Bill Fraques

Applications for the 2013 LSU Bat Girls squad are being accepted now through Friday, Nov. 2 at 3 p.m., when they must be submitted to the LSU Athletics Marketing office.

Applications may be downloaded or picked up in person at the LSU Athletics Marketing office, located in the Athletic Administration Building, Room 212B (ATTN: Erin St. Ledger).

The LSU Athletics Marketing Department will hold a meeting on Monday, Oct. 29, for all applicants to learn more about the Bat Girls program.

Following a screening of applications, candidates will be asked to participate in an interview on Monday, Nov. 12. Final selections will be posted online at on Friday, Nov. 16.

The Bat Girls are a part of the LSU Athletics Marketing and Promotions Department. In addition to working as bat handlers for all LSU home baseball games, members serve as ambassadors for fans at Alex Box Stadium and are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner both on and off the field.

The organization is composed of as many as 30 members, all of whom must be full-time LSU students in good academic standing. More information may be obtained by contacting the LSU Athletics Marketing office at 225.578.6884 or