Dodgeball tournament benefits Backpack Buddies

Staff Report

The Swanton Lions Club will present the annual Dodge For A Good Cause Dodgeball Tournament on Saturday, March 18. It will take place at Swanton High School beginning at 10 a.m.

Teams are forming now. Registration forms are available at the Swanton Public Library or by emailing [email protected] and requesting a packet. Age groups are as follows: 2nd/3rd grade, 4th/5th grade, Middle School, HS/Adult, and the Teacher Bracket.

The cost to participate in the tournament is a minimum of $10 per player. However, if you would like a tournament t-shirt, the minimum cost is $10 and your registration form must be received and verified with shirts sizes no later than Feb. 10.

Teams must have six people. No teams will be allowed to be all boys or all girls. All members of your team must be within the age group selected at registration.

All of the proceeds from the tournament benefit Backpack Buddies, a program that feeds needy families in the area.

For more information please call Jenni Nijakowski at 419-389-7634 or visit the tournament facebook page at

Staff Report