Newton's 66th Annual Mexican American Fast Pitch Tournament was a great success.

We would like to thank our co-sponsors: Newton Medical Center, Sonic Drive-In, Heinze Insurance, Midland National Bank, Llamas Law LLC., Citizens State Bank, First Bank, Central National Bank, Prestressed Concrete, Dillon's, Wal-Mart, Mike's Rent To Own, and  G2 Athletics

We appreciate the assistance from our City Commissioners, the Newton Street Dept., and the Newton Recreation/Parks dept. A personal thanks to Katie & Rob Walton for their generous donation to our scholarship fund. With their contribution N.M.A.A.C. was able to award an additional $500 scholarship this year, bringing the total to five.

Thank you for the contributions towards trophies: Estrada Family, Torres Family, Luis Lopez, Joe Padilla/Mosqueda Family and The Dawgs. Thanks to Don Snapp for providing the watermelon. To all the teams, local and out of town, thank you for competing and being part of this tradition. A sincere thank you to Fr. Juan Garza, the KS National Guard, singer Lauren Thompson, the families of Richard Lujano and Vince Garcia for their participation in the opening ceremonies Thanks to the umpires, score keepers and gate keepers.

Thank you to the Newton community for your support and we will see you next year!

— Newton Mexican American Athletic Club