Swamp People Join Professional Athletes As Stars Gather In Sulfur For Wounded Warriors Softball Tournament [VIDEO]
If you were looking for something to do would you want to go hang out with TV stars, Major League baseball players, NFL players, NBA players, Gold Medal Olympians and mayors? Well here is your chance.
The Wounded Warriors Softball Tournament ... "Battle on the Bayou" is June 20-21 at McMurry Park in Sulphur. The action begins at five each day and tickets are just ten dollars. Funds go to help wounded warrior amputees. Watch as these amazing Americans and gifted athletes show us what resilience is all about. The Wounded Warriors will be playing against quite an all star team. Here is the list of who will be on that team.
Jennie Finch Daigle – Softball Player – Former Pitcher & 1st Baseman - two-time Olympic medalist - Team USA, NPF Chicago Bandits, University of Arizona
Casey Daigle –Major League Baseball Player – Former Pitcher – Arizona Diamondbacks, Houston Astros
Willie Robertson – CEO of Duck Commander and TV Star from A & E’s Duck Dynasty
Gator Queen Liz – TV Star of the History Channel’s Swamp People
Roy Oswalt – Major League Baseball Player – Former Pitcher – Houston Astros, Philadelphia Phillies, Texas Rangers, Colorado Rockies, Olympic Gold Medalist with Team USA
David LaFleur – NFL Player – Former Offensive Lineman - Dallas Cowboys
Calvin Murphy – NBA Player – Retired from the Houston Rockets – Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee
Thomas Henderson – NBA Player – Retired from the Houston Rockets
Leah O’Brien-Amico – Softball Player – Former Infielder and Outfielder – three time Olympic gold medalist – Team USA, University of Arizona
Toni Mascarenas – Softball Player – Former Infielder – Team USA, NPF Arizona Heat, University of Arizona
Pat Rapp – Major League Baseball Player - Former Pitcher – San Francisco Giants, Florida Marlins, Kansas City Royals, Boston Red Sox, Baltimore Orioles, Anaheim Angels
John Thomson – Major League Baseball Player - Former Pitcher - Colorado Rockies, Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves, Kansas City Royals
Kevin Mench – Major League Baseball Player - Former Outfielder – Texas Rangers, Milwaukee Brewers, Toronto Blue Jays, Hanshin Tigers, Washington Nationals
Justin Choate – TV Star of History Channel’s Swamp People – Husband of co-star Gator Queen Liz
Les Farnum – Calcasieu Parish Police Juror
Chris Duncan – Mayor of the City of Sulphur
Randy Roach – Mayor of the City of Lake Charles
Coach Doug Gehrig – Owner of Calcasieu Parish McDonald’s locations
Coach Billy Navarre – Owner of Billy Navarre Chevrolet Cadillac
Here is a little taste of the Wounded Warriors' team.