The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

July 12, 2013

Club sponsors horseshoe tourney


DANVILLE — The Danville Horseshoe Club will host the 25th annual Danville Open Horseshoe Tournament Saturday and Sunday at the Douglas Park Horseshoe Complex, 520 S. Bowman Ave.

Last year’s champions will defend their titles at this tournament, one of the largest in the U.S.

Class round robin play begins at 9 a.m. both days. The top pitchers begin play at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and resume at 1 p.m. Sunday.

The tournament is sanctioned by the National Horseshoe Pitchers Association. More than $9,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded.

Spectators are welcome. Admission is free. Concessions are available courtside.