Annual Sickle Cell Softball Tournament set for July 27-29 | Community Spirit
The 36th Annual Sickle Cell Softball Tournament which was set for July 13-15 at Shreveport's Cargill Park has been rescheduled. The tournament will now take place at Cargill Park on August 17-19.
This prestigious tournament, known as the "Granddaddy of Them All", will host over 175 men and women softball teams from throughout the South. This annual tournament's purpose is to benefit and promote the awareness of the Sickle Cell disease.
Some of the top home run hitters in the Ark-La-Tex will square off in the AT&T Home Run Derby, starting at 6:00pm. Come one and come all to witness this great and fun competition. Admission to the AT&T Home Run Derby is free.
Tournament games will begin on Saturday, August 18 at 9:00am. Divisions in the tournament include: Men and Women A, B, C, D, and E. Admission to the games is $5.00 per car and $2.00 for walk-ups.
For more information, visit www.sicklecellnwla.org.