2014 Celebrity Softball Challenge – Recap
Celebrity Sweat took the field this year in St. Paul, Minnesota for the 9th Annual Celebrity Softball Challenge.. Each year Celebrity Sweat hosts this annual softball tournament to raise money for local youth groups in the MLB All-star hosting city. This year, the game was played at Midway Stadium the home of the St Paul Saints and captains boxing legend (Evander Holyfield) took on Minnesota Vikings alumni superstar(Daunte Culpepper). Minnesota welcomed Daunte back to town and Evander is welcome everywhere he goes as an icon in the sports world. These 2 captains pulled an amazing roster together, mostly NHL hockey players, there were 9 NHL players in addition to Tae Bo creator, Billy Blanks, MMA legend Big John McCarthy and many others………
Celebrity Sweat always looks for ways to interact with kids and before getting started at the Home Run Hitting competition. There were 10 lucky kids that had a chance to win an opportunity to be on the field to participate in this Home Run Derby with the stars before the game.
A great day at the ballpark.