Wilmington Senior Softball hosting golf tournament


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — This summer we met the men of the Wilmington Senior Softball Association. Now, they are taking their game from the diamond to the greens.

The association is holding a golf tournament open to golfers of all ages on Friday September 22 at the Echo Farms golf course. The tournament is a chance to raise awareness of the team and hopefully gain new members. It is also a fundraiser to help them purchase important supplies such as defibrillator units for the league.

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It’s beneficial for those playing in the tournament for two reasons.

“One is to have a great time,” Wilmington Senior Softball Association Vice President Walter Aaron said. “Secondly, anybody who doesn’t know about our league, we’d like for them to get a chance to know us. Come out and play some softball. There’s a large senior group here in Wilmington and surrounding counties. We’d like nothing better but for more guys and women to come out and play some softball with us.”

For more information about the tournament and how to get involved you can visit their website by clicking here.