MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The first West Virginia University Children’s Hospital and Children’s Miracle Network Men’s Slow-Pitch Softball Tournament will be held Nov. 6 and 7 at the North Charleston Community Center.

There is a $125 fee to enter the event, which is sanctioned by the United States Specialty Sports Association. Those who wish to participate in the home run derby can do so for a fee of $10. Participants have the option to hit their own 40 core balls.

All proceeds from the event will be donated to Children’s Miracle Network. WVU Children’s Hospital is the only Children’s Miracle Network hospital in the state.

For more information on the event including registration contact Jason Bennett at 304-539-7972 or

For more information on WVU Children’s Hospital see

For more information: Angela Jones, HSC News Service, 304-293-7087
asj: 10-28-10