Stephen Lega
The second annual Saving Second Base opened Friday night at Marion County High School. The invitational tournament continues Saturday, April 18.
Saving Second Base invitational is underway

Marion County hosted LaRue County in the opening game of the second Saving Second Base invitational Friday night in Lebanon.

The LaRue County Hawks won the opener, 5-2.

The wooden-bat event also featured pink bases and bats as well as pink touches on the uniforms.

"We just want to bring some recognition to the woment that have battled cancer in our community," Knights Coach Patrick Campbell said. "Whether it's breast cancer or any kind of cancer, it's tough for anybody to deal with."