DALLAS, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood, Heroes and Sports will join forces next month when The PX3 Patriots, an All-Veteran Softball team sponsored by The PX3 Foundation hosts an All-Star Series Weekend, August 19-20, 2016, in Colorado Springs, CO. The two-day event features exclusive opportunities for the public to participate in the PX3 Foundation's "Support A Warrior Campaign," including a tactical shooting experience, opening night reception, a VIP concert and a Celebrity Softball game at Sky Sox Stadium/Security Service Field with The Danny Dietz Memorial Fund.
The PX3 Patriots All-Veteran Team includes combat veterans and inspiring American heroes. The lineup in Colorado Springs features Mark "Oz" Geist and John "Tig" Tiegen, members 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 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.) whose combat actions were dramatized in the movie "Bat*21" and later served as an FBI agent for 20 years. The PX3 Patriots are captained by Cindy Dietz-Marsh, Gold Star Mother of Danny Dietz (USN, SEAL) who was killed in actions against the enemy while serving in Afghanistan as part of Operation Red Wings in 2005.
Representing the Danny Dietz Memorial Fund "Frogmen" are 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, Ted Dibiase Jr. with the (WWE) World Wrestling Entertainment, along with many other great athletes participating. Danny Dietz Sr. and Tiffany Bitz (Danny's sister) will co-captain the Danny Dietz Frogmen Celebrity All-Star Team.
The Schedule of Events for The PX3 Foundation All-Star Series Weekend includes several Exclusive All-Access Experiences click here (Contact Tim Klund at 817-308-5476 for details)
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