Morris Area coaches and athletes join fight against cancer
The Tigers and the Storm are joining the fight against cancer by participating in the Coaches vs. Cancer effort this week in Morris.
Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration with the American Cancer Society to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The goal is to increase cancer awareness and promote fundraising activities.
During the home games, coaches and players will wear pink to promote awareness.
Memorial and honorary items will be offered to raise money for cancer research.
On Monday, Feb. 1, the Morris Benson Area boys' and girls' hockey teams will host Marshall. Both games will be held at the Lee Community Center in Morris. Jeff Mahoney and the Storm girls take to the ice at 5 p.m., while Jim Kennedy and the boys face off at 7 p.m.
Mark Torgerson and the Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta boys' basketball team hosts Montevideo Thursday, starting at 6 p.m.
Ken Gagner's Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta girls' basketball team hosts Lac qui Parle Valley Friday beginning at 6 p.m.