Join Russell Baze for his Induction into the Multi-Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame

Join Russell Baze for his Induction into the Multi-Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame

     Russell Baze will be inducted into the Multi-Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 25, and racing fans are invited to join Russell for the induction ceremony, which will be held from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Interstate Center-Mormon Temple in Oakland (4766 Lincoln, Ave.).

     Individual tickets for the event, which will also feature the induction of NBA great Rick Barry and NFL star quarterback Y. A. Tittle, cost $100.  Tickets that include admission to the “VIP Reception with the Stars” cost $125.  Tickets can be purchased at
www.afrosportshall.com or by calling (510) 508-3309.  

     Serving as master of ceremonies will be former major league baseball players Bip Roberts and Shooty Babitt.  All proceeds are earmarked for the Hall of Fame’s Academic Achiever’s Program.