The Elkhart Morning Rotary Club would like to thank all of the sponsors, participants, and volunteers who made our 4th Annual Extreme Bocce Ball Tournament on June 25th a success. Over $5,000 was raised for student scholarships and special projects, which in the past have included the Prairie Restoration Burn at Boot Lake Nature Preserve and grants to Girls on the Run and Reading for Life.
Thank you Event Sponsors: Marbach Brady & Weaver, NIBCO, 1st Source Bank, Elkhart Brass, News Talk Radio 95.3 (also our Media Sponsor), First State Bank (also our Lunch Sponsor), and Ancon Construction
Thank you Corporate Sponsors: Key Bank, Robert Weed Plywood, Beaverson Law Group, Archelon Consulting, Niblock Excavating, Frost Engineering, Hill Excavating, Yeoman Machinery (also Prize Donation), Butler Power Law, and Newmark Grubb Cressy & Everett
Thank you Hole Sponsors: Holmes Insurance Agency
Thank you for Prize Donations: Morris Inn & Suites and The Friendly Coffee Company We would also like to thank the City of Elkhart for allowing us to use Central Park, and b on the River for supplying lunch.
This year’s winners:
1st Place – Jay Harwood & Ed Overholt
2nd Place – Bryan Switalski & Richard Battis
3rd Place – Randy Smith & Scott Paxton
4th Place – Steve Bollinger & Kevin Prahl
5th Place – Ben Norris & Joe Nash
The 5th Annual Extreme Bocce Tournament next year will be the best yet. We hope that you will join us for another fun-filled opportunity to raise money for our local community.
If you would like more information on Elkhart Morning Rotary, please contact Bob Girard at If you would like to attend a meeting, guests are always welcome at 7:00am every Thursday at McCarthy’s on the Riverwalk, 333 NIBCO Parkway.