DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS031021A FOOTBALL TOURNEY IN HONOR OF OFFICER KENNY TAYLOR

 

ODESSA, TEXAS/MARCH 10, 2021-50 TEAMS FROM ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN A POST SEASON FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT CALLED BATTLE OF THE SOUTHWEST. THE TOURNAMENT IS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE TEXAS YOUTH FOOBALL AND CHEER ASSOCIATION AND THE NATIONAL YOUTH SPORTS. THE TRAINING BEGINS MAY 31ST AND THE TOURNAMENT RUNS JUNE 3RD THROUGH JUNE 6TH. GAMES WILL BE PLAYED AT THE UT PERMIAN BASIN AND ECTOR COUNTY ISD FOOTBALL FIELDS.

(CHRIS TAYLOR, OFFICER KENNY TAYLOR’S BROTHER/TOURNAMENT ORGANIZER)

THE PROCEEDS FROM THE TOURNAMENT WILL GO TOWARDS THE OFFICER KENNY TAYLOR FOUNDATION TO BENEFIT FIRST RESPONDERS AND THEIR FAMILIES WHO HAVE BEEN AFFECT BY COVID-19.

(CHRIS TAYLOR, OFFICER KENNY TAYLOR’S BROTHER/TOURNAMENT ORGANIZER)

(SHERIFF MIKE GRIFFIS, ECTOR COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE)

REPRESENTATIVES FROM MCM ELEGANTE AND MCM GRANDE AND FUNDOME HOTELS AND CITY OF ODESSA OFFICIALS SAID THAT THE BATTLE OF THE SOUTHWEST TOURNAMENT IS EXPECTED TO HAVE A MAJOR IMPACT ON THE LOCAL ECONOMY.

(ED LASATER, MCM FAMILY OF HOTELS PRESIDENT)

(DR. SANDY WOODLEY, U.T. PERMIAN BASIN-ODESSA, TEXAS)

THE TOURNAMENT IS PRODUCED BY NYS AND THE CHAVEZ LAW FIRM. OTHER SPONSORS INCLUDE AZ LONGHORNS, ODESSA CRIME STOPPERS, DISCOVER ODESSA AND EXTREME SPEED TRAINING.

FOR DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, DANNY BARRERA

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Author: Danny Barrera