Kids with Disabilities – PLAY BALL!
THE SUN IS SHINING
LET’S PLAY BALL!!
The Challenger Little League of Southern Nevada will start on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Game times are 9am, 10:15am 11:30am, and 12:45pm at the Justice Myron E. Leavitt Jaycee Family Park located at 2100 East St. Louis, next to KO Knudson Middle School on Atlantic Avenue, just off East Sahara Ave.
LV Councilman Bob Coffin will throw out the 1st pitch at 9am
Chuck E Cheese mascot will throw out the 1st pitch at 10:15
The Challenger Division of Little League is a program for children with disabilities. Participants enjoy the Little League experience using the same equipment and field, in an athletic environment structured to their abilities. In addition to Little League program hallmarks – strengthening self-esteem, providing opportunities to mainstream into other divisions of play, experiencing the disciplines of teamwork and sportsmanship, being cheered, and earning awards for their achievements – the Challenger Division also provides unique therapeutic and socialization benefits for participants and supporters alike.
The Challenger Division will be fielding eight teams this year. Sponsoring businesses and organizations include: Sheriff Protective Association, Bank of Nevada, Nationwide Insurance - Bryan Z. Terry & Associates, Nevada Association of Legal Secretaries, Pronto Constructors, The Lovaas Center, A Children’s Dentist, The Police Athletic League, Bahanna Batteries & Golf Carts, and Nevada PEP.
For more information about the Challenger Little League Season, please contact Thomas Taycher firstname.lastname@example.org or Nevada PEP at (702) 388-8899