The tournament begins Friday at 8 p.m. at the Tom Tenorio Softball Complex, 2900 Arenal Road S.W. Games continue through Friday night, Saturday and to Sunday afternoon, when winners in five divisions are determined. A total of 135 games are scheduled throughout the weekend.
“The Jimmy Nieto softball tournament is a great tradition and a lot of fun to watch,” Parks and Recreation Director Ed Chismar says. “We’re proud to sponsor these free events to promote the quality of life in our communities.”
Sixty-five teams have signed up for the event.
Recreational vehicles and campers are welcome and must arrive at the complex Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m..
Please note that alcohol is not allowed at county sports fields.
The tournament is named in honor of the late Jimmy Nieto, a community organizer from the South Valley.
What: Tenth annual Jimmy Nieto Memorial Summer Softball Blowout
When: Games begin Friday at 8 p.m. and continue around-the-clock through Sunday afternoon.
Where: Tom Tenorio Softball Complex, 2900 Arenal Road S.W.
For more information call Bernalillo County’s Sports Program at 505.314.0415.
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