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EATEL wins chamber’s softball tournament

Staff reports
The first place team, EATEL, of the Ascension Chamber’s second annual Harry and David Co-Ed Recreational softball tournament is pictured along with Harry & David manager Christine Caluag, 2009 Softball Committee chair Scott Banker and Ascension Chamber of Commerce president/CEO Sherrie Despino.

EATEL won the Ascension Chamber of Commerce and Harry & David’s 2nd Annual Co-Ed Recreational Softball Tournament recently held at Butch Gore Park in St. Amant.

Eight teams competed in the double elimination tournament.

Rock Ruiz Insurance & Retirement Services, LLC  placed second. Other participating teams included Cox Communications, Harry & David, Home Depot, Industrial Emergency Services, LLC, Louisiana National Guard and St. Elizabeth Physicians. 

The Chamber thanks event sponsors Harry & David, Cox Communications and the Jambalaya Festival Association  and the St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department and the 2009 Softball Committee members.

If you would like to sign a team up for the next co-ed recreational tournament or want more information on the event, please contact the chamber office at (225) 647-7487. 

Pictures of the event can be viewed at www.ascensionchamber.com, in the photo gallery.

The second place team, Rock Ruiz Insurance & Retirement Services, LLC. of the Ascension Chamber’s second annual Harry and David Co-Ed Recreational softball tournament is pictured.