Dodgeball Competition for the United Way
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The Grand Junction Regional Airport and Allegiant Air have teamed up with the United Way of Mesa County to host the city's biggest dodgeball tournament.
The theme of the event is Sci-Fi and Fantasy and all teams are encouraged to dress up to compete for a $250 cash prize.
All proceeds from the competition will go directly to the United Way.
This is the first time organizers have hosted a dodgeball fundraiser, which will be coordinated by the National Dodgeball League.
"We are very fortunate to have some amazing community partners who step up to the place that make United Way truly a community effort," said Abby Landmeier with United Way of Mesa County.
The tournament is taking place on July 20.
Registration is $100 per team for up to 6-10 people.
Cash prized will be awarded for 1st Place ($1,000), 2nd Place ($500) and 3rd Place ($250).
To learn more or register a team visit http://dodgehighfares.com/