El Paso Community College (EPCC) will be hosting a softball tournament to raise Breast Cancer Awareness on February 27th. The tournament will be held at Tejana’s home field at Valle Verde Campus, 919 Hunter Dr. This is part of the Tejanas’ annual fight against breast cancer.
The “Strikeout Cancer Tournament” will sell pink shirts and jerseys. All proceeds from that day will go directly to Suzan G Komen of El Paso. The Suzan G Komen of El Paso is an organization dedicated to helping find a cure for breast cancer.
The Komen El Paso service covers all of El Paso County and is responsible for many community projects that bring a clearer understanding of breast cancer.
El Paso Community College is a member of the National Junior College Athletic competing in Region V and the Western Junior College Athletic Conference.
The tournament will feature teams from out of state. The tournament schedule is as follows:
Dodge City Community College (CC) vs. EPCC 7:00 am
Dodge City CC vs. Pima CC 9:15 am
Pratt CC vs. Pima CC 11:30 pm
Pima CC vs. EPCC 1:45 pm
Pratt CC vs. EPCC 4:00 pm.
For more information about EPCC Athletics contact Dana Eisenga at (915) 831- 2275.