Roland McCarroll

Roland McCarroll

The Randolph County Heritage Museum will sponsor the first annual Roland McCarrol Memorial Softball Tournament on Saturday and Sunday April 7-8, 2007 at the Pocahontas Sports Complex.

Applications for the tournament may be picked up at the museum on the historic court square in Pocahontas, Sports Max, and at City Hall. For more information about the tournament, contact Bill Masiongale at 870-892-9022.

When asked about the name of the tournament a spokesperson for the museum said, “Mr. McCarroll dedicated his life to baseball and softball in Randolph County, from being a legendary local player, to being a coach, to umpiring the games, he was always willing to lend a helping hand to the youth as well as adults. We felt that his love this game needs be honored.”

Roland McCarroll

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