*Tyson Foods is hosting the inaugural "Bat Out Cancer" youth baseball and softball tournament at Monett's North Park complex on Saturday, June 25.
All proceeds from the event will benefit Relay For Life and the American Cancer Society
Teams will be competing in the following boys and girls divisions: 8-and under coach's pitch softball; 8-and-under machine baseball; 10-and-under, 12-and-under, 14-and-under, 16-and-under and 18-and-under Fastpitch softball; 10-and-under, 12-and-under, 14-and-under and 16-and-under baseball; adult men's and co-ed slow pitch.
The tournament will be in a round robin format. Awards will be given for first and second place in each division.
The entry fee is $125 per team with a three-game guarantee.
To register, contact Colette Gilmore by June 11 at 489-1022 or 235-9341.
*Mark Welch Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on June 6. The cost is $200 per five- person scramble (includes 2 carts). Shotgun starts 8 a.m. 1:30 p.m.
All proceeds for the event will be donated to a local family with financial needs created by serious medical conditions of a family member. For more information call 678-3353.