The two-day tournament raised $2,655.15 for Special Olympics by collecting donations at the gate.
Citiparks Pittsburgh BIG League Sports is a cooperative effort between Citiparks, Pirates Charities and the Pittsburgh Penguins. The shared goal is to create comprehensive recreational programs that will provide increased quality athletic and education opportunities in Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Established in 1994, BIG League Sports now hosts a variety of programs that include baseball, softball, hockey, soccer and special programs for teams. BIG League has been called “the nation’s largest and most comprehensive inner city youth sports program."
For details concerning any of the programs and competitions listed below, contact BIG League Sports at (412) 622-7353.
Sponsored by Pirates Charities, the Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Riverhounds, A.D. Starr Sports, Pittsburgh Steak Company, 17th Street Cafe, Piper’s Pub, Fiori’s Pizzaria, Primanti Bros., Sal’s Pizza, Kassab’s, Carson City Saloon and Dick’s Sporting Goods.