A Night of Champions, sponsored by Everett Buick GMC, is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29, at[more] 6 p.m., at The Center in Bishop Park. The banquet annually celebrates the Bryant Athletic Association baseball teams.
It will be open to the public and all 2012 All-Star players and parents will get in free. Tickets for the event will be $7 and can be bought in advance.
To buy tickets, contact Jason Greiner at 501-514-4500 or firstname.lastname@example.org or go to Bryantbaseball.org for information.
There will be a drawing for several door prizes and there will also be 35 to 40 silent auction items including some items from Major League pitchers Cliff Lee and Travis Wood, both Saline County natives.
Kirk Bock, head coach of the Class 7A State champion Bryant Hornets, and University of Central Arkansas (UCA) baseball coach Alan Gum will speak on the importance of youth programs. Rob Patrick will be emcee for the banquet.
Special recognition will be given to the 13 year old World Series Champions.
“Night Of Champions” t-shirts will be on sale for $15.
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be served starting at 6.