THE FIGHTING 63RD: Welcome
OTTAWA LEGION BASEBALL
....nothing else like it!
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN IN STRETCH DRIVE FOR LIGHTS!
After five seasons of darkness at Memorial Field, new hope has emerged. The Campaign now needs 44.5K in pledges (over 5 years) to secure the lights. This thanks to a $10,000 pledge from the Ottawa Eagles!
FOE 2234...10K (Gold Level)
Beckman Jewelers....5K (Silver Level)
Ottawa Legion Baseball...5K (Silver Level)
OG Rotary Club...5K (Silver Level)
Ottawa Kiwanis...5K (Silver Level)
American Legion Post 63...5K (Silver Level)
Brown Supply Co...2.5K
Northwest Tractor Co...1K (Bronze Level)
Whirlpool...1K (Bronze Level)
Fortman Insurance...(1K Bronze Level)
First Klass Lawn Care...1K (Bronze Level)
First National Bank...1K (Bronze Level)
Industrial Millright...1K (Bronze Level)
Tucker Pharmacy...1K (Bronze Level)
Heritage Floors...1K (Bronze Level)
Findlay Hearing Aid Center (Ottawa)...1K (Bronze Level)
Steel Tech...1K (Bronze Level)
Many Individuals have also contributed.
Tax Dedustible Donations can be made:
Memorial Park Capital Campaign c/o Darlene Osterhage at First Federal Bank in Ottawa.
HEAD COACH JORDAN RODE....567-712-4374
GM Chad Niese 419-235-5423
Post 63 extends gratitude to those making memorial contributions to Ottawa Legion Baseball in memory of Robert Warren Sr, and Andy Brickner.
A New Baseball Committee has been formed to assure the future of Ottawa Legion Baseball.
GM - Chad Niese
Jeff Arrington - Leon Fuerst - Ken Horstman - Todd Schimmoeller - Mick Meyer - Dave Kersh - Dave Yoder - Post 63 Commander Bill Roberts - 1st VC Bill Krouse
The History of Night Baseball in Ottawa....Click on Link at Left
"We need to find a way as a community to work together to fund new lights at Memorial Park, Ottawa Mayor Dean Meyer said, "a lighted ball diamond is a great asset to Memorial Park."
Lima News July 28, 2013 ....click on 'News/Articles' at left to read the entire article
"If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team."
THE AMERICAN LEGION...For God and Country