By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
The 2017 edition and the 67th annual Dyersville Whitehawks Tournament begins tonight at Jenk Field inside Commercial Club Park in Dyersville. The special guest will be Norway, Iowa baseball standout and former Chicago Cubs Manager Bruce Kimm. Also to kick-off the night and as part of the Commercial Club’s Grand celebration; two children’s bikes will be given away,
Art Huinker will throw out the first pitch of the 2nd game,
Dyersville Whitehawk Hall of Famers will be honored.
The first game starts at 7pm with the Whitehawks entertaining Placid at 7pm and Holy Cross and Zwingle hooking up at 8:30pm. Other tourney information and the complete game schedule for the tournament that concludes on Saturday night August 5th is listed below:
* Kids Receive 25 cents for all Foul Balls Returned
**Attendance Prizes will be given away each night
***Admission: Adults-$5 High School-$3 12&under-Free