Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to play LCU in 'Red, White and Blue Weekend'

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to play LCU in 'Red, White and Blue Weekend'

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Provided by the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team

Thursday, April 28, the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team (WWAST) will be participating in the 'Red, White, and Blue Weekend' at the Lubbock Christian University Sports Complex on 26th Street in Lubbock, TX.

Beginning at 6 p.m., the WWAST will be hosting a Meet & Great at Llano Winery. On Friday, April 29 at 6 p.m., the WWAST will take on the LCU team for their first game at the LCU Sports Complex on 26th Street. A bike race will take place on April 30th at 8:30 a.m. and in the evening the second softball game will take place at the LCU Sports Complex at 6 p.m.

"This is a great weekend of family fun while we are supporting those that have sacrificed and served to protect our liberty." Said Event Organizer, Chuck Brown of Cloud9 EMP."

You can purchase tickets for the "Red, White, and Blue Weekend" with WWAST and LCU and Pride Ride t-shirts at http://cloud9emp.com/red-white-blue-weekend/.

"It is very satisfying to know that the Lubbock area is a strong supporter of the military and honors active duty soldiers and Veterans," said Dennis Wince, WWAST Executive Director and US Army Retired Veteran. "We are very excited to play here and know that it is going to be a great weekend of events. Working on this venue, we have seen first hand the strong pride that this area of Texas displays for military personnel and Wounded Warriors and it is very gratifying to see the recognition for those that have served our country."

For more information regarding the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team and upcoming events, visit www.thewwast.org.