The 29th Annual Chance Crawford Benefit Softball Tournament will be held April 17 – 19. The tournament will offer teams the opportunity to earn World, National, and State berths for N.S.A., U.S.S.S.A. and A.S.A. for one entry fee! The top four teams in each division will earn a World and/or National Berth.
Games will be played at the James I. Moyer Sports Complex (tournament headquarters) and local area fields. This year’s event will host the following divisions: Men’s C Competitive, Men’s C, Men’s D, Men’s E, Men’s Recreation/Novice and Women’s Division.
Registration Deadline is April 10, 2009.
Entry fees are as follows:
Men’s C Division and Men’s Competitive is $275.00 with Pool Play and Double Elimination Format.
All other divisions will be $240.00 with a 3-game format.
Make checks/money orders payable to:
The Chance Crawford Trust Fund
Mail to money and registration forms to:
Salem Parks and Recreation
620 Florida Street
Salem, VA 24153.
The Manager’s Social will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 17 at the Roanoke Moose Lodge located near Whispering Pines on Rt. 311. The skills competition will be held at Moyer Sports Complex at 7:15 p.m. and will include a Home Run Derby, Base Running Contest, Hitting Accuracy Contest, and Throwing Accuracy Contest. The fees will be $10 per person per competition and participants can sign up that night.
For more information and/or an entry form, please call Salem Parks and Recreation at 375-3057 or visit the Chance Crawford Tournament Website at www.chancecrawford.org.
Submitted by Kristen Finley, Salem Parks and Rec.