Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


August 23, 2013

Event-packed Saturday in the Tree City


Also taking place Saturday, at 9 a.m., will be the James Johnson Memorial Coed Softball Tournament. The tournament is sponsored by the South Decatur High School (SDHS) Booster Club and will take place at the Westport Park. Entry fees are $50 per team and the proceeds from the event will go toward scholarships for SDHS students.

Information on the YMCA Tree City Rolling Tour taking place on Saturday is available in a previous article.

Parkside Sweet Shoppe will be hosting a miniature golf tournament Saturday, beginning at noon. Teams will consist of two players each for the double-elimination tournament. The registration cut-off date has passed, but the day should still be filled with fun.

The Tree City Saddle Club will be holding an Open Horse Show Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Decatur County Fairgrounds. Entries are $4 per class, with a minimum of five entries per class for cash prizes. There will be several $100 added classes. A limited number of stalls are available for a $10 fee and there will be a $2 grounds fee per horse. Stephanie McConnell will be judging.

From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., try-outs for the Greensburg Blast 12 and Under Girls’ Fastpitch Softball Team will take place at the Greensburg Youth Sports Complex. All girls will be expected to bring cleats, a bat, and a glove and are asked to arrive 20 minutes early to sign in and warm up. Any questions can be directed to Gene Cooney at 812-593-1693 or Chris DeWeese at 812-614-1453.

The Daily News invites readers to post photos from any of these events in the “Reader-Submitted Photos” album on

Contact: Amanda Browning 812-663-3111 x7004

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