The 31st annual Aloha Softball Tournament begins Thursday evening at Sturgeon Bay’s West Side Field. This is the 28th year that Tom VandenBogart has been involved with the tournament. He said that the goal for the tournament is to raise funds for area organizations…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/bogie-this-is-a-fund-raiser.mp3|titles=BOGIE 1]
The tournament is also helping those in the military who are serving overseas, as one member of the Aloha “family”, Mike McCarty, is currently in Afghanistan…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/bogie-helping-the-troops.mp3|titles=BOGIE 2]
Many of those participating in the Aloha are “colorfully” dressed. However, that does not diminish the action on the field…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/bogie-the-softball-is-solid.mp3|titles=BOGIE 3]
and the Aloha offers more than just softball…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/bogie-more-than-just-softball1.mp3|titles=BOGIE 4]
To learn more about the tournament check out the Aloha Softball Tournament facebook page.