Photo Gallery: Strike Out Child Abuse softball tournament

Published 8:00 am Thursday, May 27, 2021

Nearly 20 fast-pitch teams from Vicksburg and Central Mississippi descended upon Halls Ferry Park last weekend to play in the Child Abuse Prevention Center’s Strike Out Child Abuse Tournament.

The event was a fundraiser for the CAP Center, which offers a number of programs to help Vicksburg families prevent child abuse and neglect. More than $11,000 was raised in the fourth edition of the tournament.

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About Ernest Bowker

Ernest Bowker is The Vicksburg Post's sports editor. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post's sports staff since 1998, making him one of the longest-tenured reporters in the paper's 140-year history. The New Jersey native is a graduate of LSU. In his career, he has won more than 50 awards from the Mississippi Press Association and Associated Press for his coverage of local sports in Vicksburg.

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