August 30, 2009 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – Area automotive dealers will swing for the fences on Sunday.
The Rockford RiverHawks have scheduled the Dealership Softball Classic for 1 p.m. Sunday at Road Ranger Stadium. The RiverHawks play a doubleheader against Southern Illinois at 3:05 p.m. Fans with tickets to the professional game can see the softball game for free.
Saturn of Rockford, Steve Foley Cadillac and Wolf Chevrolet will represent the American team. Mike Mooney Chevrolet, Cadillac, Pontiac and GMC Inc. will represent the National team.
Each dealership will be represented by a car in front of the stadium.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league in its 17th season. Advertising and ticket information is available by calling (815) 885-2255. Fans can also visit the RiverHawks online at www.rockfordriverhawks.com. Most games are broadcast live on ESPN 1380, and on the team website.