In photos: Walt Kizer Memorial Fast Pitch Softball Tournament
CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Dresslerville Athletic Club hosted the annual Walt Kizer Memorial Fast Pitch Softball Tournament on Aug. 18-19 in Carson City.
Native teams from across America, as well as a team from Canada, competed in the tournament, which helps raise funds for student-athlete scholarships. Results are as follows:
First place, men’s division: Nuuma
First place, women’s division: SSmoke
Second place, men’s: Wololok
Second place, women’s: One Nation
Third place, men’s: Dresslerville Athletic Club
Third place, women’s: Oroville Lady Braves
First Nation’s Focus Advertising Sales Leader Bethany Sam (Hunkpapa Dakota Sioux, Lee Vining Paiute, Washoe) attended the tournament and captured the above images.
With the Nevada Indian Commission’s offices located on the Stewart Indian School campus, Stacey Montooth is reminded every day of the culture and lands she is working to preserve and the welfare of her people she is striving to improve.