Eight area first responder agencies participated in the second annual “Strike Out Cancer Softball Tournament” last Saturday. The participating teams were:
Safford Police Department
Get A Grip
San Carlos EMS
FMI Safford Rescue
Safford Fire Department
The tournament was organized by Pete Gauna and Riley Woods as a fundraiser to help somebody battling cancer. This year’s recipient was Chris Kelleher, a paramedic with Fort Thomas Rescue. The tournament raised $2407.00.
The Safford Police Department team – named the Donut Killa’z – won the championship, edging out Lifeline Ambulance by two runs.