COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The PX3 Foundation is hosting the PX3 Patriots Celebrity Softball All-Star Weekend with American Military Heroes, Hollywood and Sports Celebrities who are all volunteering their time to support the PX3 Foundation's "Support A Warrior Program."
WHEN AND WHERE: The Event will be held August 20, 2016, in Colorado Springs, CO at Sky Sox Stadium/Security Service Field beginning at 6pm. Gates open 4:30pm
HOW TO ATTEND: Tickets go on sale at 2pm on July 25th and can be purchased online at www.px3patriots.org
TWO OF THE MOST POWERFUL AND INSPIRING TEAMS IN SOFTBALL: The PX3 Patriots All-Veteran Softball Team includes combat veterans and inspiring American heroes. The lineup features Jacob Schick, Combat Veteran and Actor in "American Sniper" as well as John "Tig" Tiegen, member of the CIA Annex Security Team who co-authored the #1 New York Times' best-seller, "13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened In Benghazi." Joining them in will be two recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor; Lt. Michael Edwin Thornton (USN, SEAL, Ret.), a founding member of SEAL Team Six and Lt. Thomas Norris (USN, SEAL, Ret.). The PX3 Patriots are captained by Cindy Dietz-Marsh, Gold Star Mother of Danny Dietz (USN, SEAL).
The opposing team will be represented by the Danny Dietz Memorial Fund "Frogmen" (Honored Guest and Host Foundation Based in Colorado) and includes celebrities from sports and entertainment who all share a passion for giving back to the military community. Headlining the team is former Dallas Cowboys player Patrick Crayton, actor/writer/director Todd Allen, WWE Pro Wrestler Ted Dibiase Jr., along with many others. Danny Dietz Sr. and Tiffany Bitz (Danny's sister) will co-captain the Frogmen.
Provides financial scholarships and awards to deserving high school seniors with plans to enlist or pursue a career in public safety or community service in honor of the service and selfless sacrifice of our past and present military heroes.