4th Annual Tom McCartney Memorial Slo-Pitch Tournament
July 24-26, 2015
The tournament started Friday evening and ended Sunday afternoon.
There were 13 Mens and 15 Coed teams from the local area, including some teams from outside Grey Bruce.
The tournament was held at the 3 ball diamonds in Duncan McLellan Park.
Marlins - 1st place
Schooners - 2nd place
Scared Hitless - 1st place
Otters - 2nd place
Darren's Crew - 1st place
Silver Bullets - 2nd place
Skikadet - 1st place
Not A Roid - 2nd place
There was also a Home Run Derby with 22 sluggers.
Each contestant had 4 minutes to hit.
Brandon Ingram - 19 homers
John Chappell- 15 homers
Rick Sutter - 14 homers
Proceeds from the tournament go to a new non-profit organization called "A Little Help", which offers a little help for people suffering serious illness, hardship or other special needs, with fundraising efforts to provide financial and other support, and to show that our community does care.
The food service was provided by the Owen Sound Lions’ Twirlettes with proceeds to their organization.
The tournament was also sponsored by Miller's Lite with a variety of prizes..
The sound system was donated by Taylor Electronic Services