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Devon Prep Students & Faculty Fight Prostate Cancer With Wiffle Ball Tournament
The Tournament, which raised $7,000 for the ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer organization, is dedicated to Nattle who was diagnosed with prostate cancer last year. Twenty-two teams, with players ranging in age from 4 to 70 years old, participated in the single elimination tournament. In the end the Squishes, Devon Prep Sophomores Devon Laut of Media, Jack Marquis of Wayne, Josh van Oostrom of Exton, Matt Torchiana of Phoenixville & Faculty Member Mr. Joe Donahue of Broomall, emerged the winners.
Nattle spent the day greeting all the participants, watching the teams play, making sure everyone had what they needed, and giving the youngest children rides in a golf cart. During the tournament Nattle took the time to thank everyone for their support and involvement in the event especially his wife Gail and Devon Prep Teacher Ms. Barbara Medina. He presented each woman with a bouquet of flowers.
This year’s tournament raised $2000 more than last year. All proceeds from the tournament benefitted ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer, (http://zerocancer.org/
Devon Prep is a private, Catholic, college preparatory school for young men in grades six through 12 conducted by the Piarist Fathers and located on the Main Line. For more information call 610-688-7337.