Trooper Davis memorial youth baseball tournament coming up soon

Joel Davis Memorial Tournament

PHILADELPHIA, N.Y. (WWNY) - It’s the third year for a youth baseball tournament named for a north country state trooper who lost his life in the line of duty.

This year's Joel Davis Memorial Tournament is ready to go on August 9-11 for 12-U and 10-U teams.

The event, organized by Trooper Davis' brother Josh Davis, already has several teams signed up, but there's room fore more.

"We have 32 teams signed up," Josh Davis said. "We've had about 36 the last two years and we'd like to make that bigger and larger and, eventually, as big as we can get it."

You can hear more from Davis in the video.

You can find out more about the tournament at www.joeldavistournament.com.

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