Northborough Knights to hold fundraisers for trip to Cooperstown

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Northborough – The Northborough Knights baseball team is headed to the historic site of the Baseball Hall of Fame to play in the Cooperstown 12U Baseball Tournament at the legendary Cooperstown Dreams Park. The Northborough Knights are hosting several fundraisers in May and June to raise funds for the tournament.

 

Yard Sale/Bake Sale

The Knights will man a yard sale/bake sale table at the Assabet Community Yard Sale Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, 215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough. Check out what’s for sale while you enjoy freshly baked treats and iced coffee. There will be books, toys and household items for sale.

 

Cornhole Tournament

A Cornhole Tournament Fundraiser will be held Tuesday, May 14, from 6 – 9 p.m. at Ground Effect Brewing, 312 Main St. The event is a single elimination tournament with cash prizes for first and second place. Advanced tickets are required to enter. Tickets are $40 for a two-person team. Ticket sales will close 24 hours prior to the event or when sold out. All players with a paid ticket will receive a complimentary 5 oz. draft. Enter to win a variety of raffles.

 

Wine Tasting

Paired, Poured & Plated, 290 W. Main St., Northborough, will offer a specially curated tasting of up to four wines Wednesday, May 22, from 6-7:30 p.m. These wines will be complemented by a savory selection of cheeses as well as a full helping of expert pairing advice. Premium craft beers will also be available for tasting.

 

May Madness Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

A youth basketball tournament will be held Saturday, May 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Clinton High School, 200 W. Boylston St. Boys and girls in third to eighth grade may participate. The fee is $60 per team of three to four players. Payment may be made by cash or check upon arrival.

Teams are guaranteed three games. The event will include a concessions stand, prizes and a raffle.

To sign up, email Marion at [email protected] by Wednesday, May 22, with team name and each team member’s name, grade and email address.

 

Worcester Bravehearts with the Northborough Knights

Join the Knights to cheer on the Worcester Bravehearts for an exciting minor league baseball game on Monday, June 10, at 6:35 p.m.

Come check out the fun as the Bravehearts take on the North Shore Navigators at the Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field, College of the Holy Cross, 1 College St., Worcester.

Tickets are $12 and include a Bravehearts hat. The Launch-A-Ball Fundraiser will benefit the Knights.

 

To purchase tickets, contact Rebecca Roman at [email protected] or 978-815-5282. Payments can be made by cash, Paypal (Paypal.me/nboroknights) or check made payable to Northborough Cooperstown Knights.

 

Kickball Tournament

The Knights will host a kickball tournament for students in grades K-5 Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Robert E. Melican Middle School, 145 Lincoln St., Northborough. Teams are limited to 10 participants per team. Registration fee is $100/team or $10/player. Deadline for registration is Saturday, June 8. All registration and waiver forms must be completed and payment received by this date.

Send registration, waivers, and payment to: Doug Pulsifer 26 Mayflower Road, Northborough, MA 01532 or email it to [email protected].

Checks may be made payable to Northborough Cooperstown Team. Payment may also be made through Paypal ( Paypal.me/nboroknights) or Venmo (@Douglas-Pulsifer-1).

Team parents will be emailed after June 8 with the approximated time of the first game

 

For more information about the Northborough Knights or the fundraising events, visit http://northboroughknights.com/.