The Lee’s Summit West baseball team will hold its the third annual Baseball Blue Out Fundraiser for the Never Ever Give Up Children’s Cancer Foundation on April 21 at the Titans’ baseball field.
The event begins with an opening ceremony at 4:15 p.m., followed by the game against Raymore-Peculiar at 4:45. The opening ceremony will include guest speaker Kaitlin Sandeno, a three-time Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer and spokesperson of the NEGU Foundation, a balloon launch and drawings for prizes.
Ray-Pec will honor the memory of DeAnn Wehmeyer, mother of Panthers senior Turner Wehmeyer. DeAnn lost her battle with kidney cancer last summer.
There is a long list of raffle prizes, including a 50-inch Sanyo TV, an outdoor grill from Lowe’s ($300 value), a tuxedo rental from Tip Top Tux, three-month membership to Anytime Fitness, a baseball signed by Royals catcher Salvador Perez, and many restaurant and business gift certificates.
Raffle tickets may be purchased for $2 each or three tickets for $5. You need not be present to win.
Tickets for the game cost $3 for adults and $2 for students. All proceeds will benefit the Never Ever Give Up Children’s Cancer Foundation.