WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - 14th annual wiffleball tournament about to start up. }}" />

   
 
 
Wifflefest 14 Starts The Fourth

Story By: Jeff Alan

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 7/2/2013

The 14th annual Wifflefest is coming up this week beginning on July 4th at 9am at Southview Grace Brethren Church in Ashland.   There will be five different tournaments, the Adult tournament on the fourth.  The High School tournament on Friday at 5pm, the Elementary Tournament Saturday at 9am followed by the Junior High Tournament at 4pm.  Sunday will feature the Family Tournament beginning at 1pm. 

Pastor Mark Abel who began Wifflefest in 2000 whith 17 teams has seen the event grow over the years to a high point of 139 teams.  It is simple backyard baseball with four players instead of nine.  The four players are a pitcher, catcher and two outfielders, with two outs rather than three.  There will be several fields used, all named after major league parks.   

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Standing room only at Lexington School's Board of Education meeting Wednesday night. Full Story
Image1 Some 133 area employers were saluted during the 26th Annual Employer Recognition Breakfast sponsored by Richland Newhope Industries Thursday at the Holiday Inn in downtown Mansfield. Full Story
 
Image1 A federal lawmaker visits an area hospital to see how well it's prepared, should an Ebola virus patient be brought in. Full Story
Image1 Richland Newhope Superintendent Elizabeth “Liz” Prather has been named the interim superintendent for the Crawford County Board of Developmental Disabilities, effective Oct. 23. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Newhope superintendent named interim Crawford DD leader

Family Life Counseling Opens Office In Shelby

Benefit will be held for woman in need of lung transplant

Man Arrested After Crashing Stolen Pick-Up Truck

Crawford County United Way Launches 211 Call Service

Two Mansfield Women Indicted On Meth Manufacturing Charges

Mansfield Preschool Ratings and Springmill Learning Center

Mansfield Woman Indicted In Fatal Collision With Motorcycle

Charges Filed, Bond Set, In Fatal Crawford County Accident

United Way Director Taking Campaign Message To Contributors

Galion Community Hospital donation helps police department

More News