Northborough – The Mark Fidrych Foundation held its third annual Make Your Mark softball tournament Saturday, Aug 24. The foundation supports nonprofit organizations that give children with physical, mental and emotional challenges the chance to play sports, and is named for one of Northborough's best known and most loved residents. In 1976, he was named Rookie of the Year while playing with the Detroit Tigers.
The softball tournament was comprised of 10 teams, mainly sponsored by local businesses, and featured the Special Olympics team. Other events included a sports memorabilia raffle, face painting, and a barbecue.