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CSU and CVCC to scrimmage to support children with cancer

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -

Columbus State University and Chattahoochee Valley Community College baseball players are teaming  up to hit a home run for children battling cancer.

The two baseball programs will raise money and create awareness by playing a scrimmage on Friday, October 25 at 6:00 p.m. Prior to the game, the players and coaches will shave their heads.

Fans are welcome and encouraged to join the CSU and CVCC baseball players and coaches to have their heads shaved as well at 5:00 p.m. Admission is free, and donations for cancer research will be accepted at the gate.

"We are very excited about teaming up with Chattahoochee Valley Community College to support the VS. Cancer Foundation," stated CSU head baseball coach Greg Appleton. "Our players have rallied around this great cause to help kids fight cancer and have done a great job. I am very proud of them."

Columbus State has been advertising and collecting funds online at www.stayclassy.org/fundraise/team?ftid=25099 and is nearing its goal of $8,500. Supporters may make contributions online at anytime.

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