Mitchell Peterson

Volley for Mitchell successful in fifth year

August 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

¡ Love this volleyball tourney!  by BETH ALTENA Photo by TOM SCOTT According to organizer Pete MacGregor, this year’s competition included 50-plus teams and added a whopping $12,300 to the dollars for Project Parent MD, an organization dedicated to finding a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The total for the five years of Volley for Mitchell is pushing [...]

Stormy weather and 50 mph winds don’t dampen tourney success

August 20, 2009 // 0 Comments

Mitchell Peterson, of Mitchell’s Run, pictured with some of the champion teams of this year’s Volley for Mitchell. “A lot of work goes into organizing this, but the day of the event it is all worth it.” Volley for Mitchell organizer Pete MacGregor said the four-on-four sandy volleyball tournament is a blast and for a great cause. In its third year this year the [...]

Mitchell’s Run thru Rockford coming August 12

August 6, 2009 // 0 Comments

In it’s 11th year and more popular than ever, Mitchell’s Run thru Rockford will be held Saturday, August 15 in downtown Rockford. The event is a family-oriented event with a silent auction, picnic on the banks of the Rogue River, a children’s run as well as the main event. Last year the run raised a record $74,000. The certified run/walk begins at 8:30 [...]

Sun, fun and sand in store at Score for third Volley for Mitchell

July 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

SEE YOU THERE—Mitchell Peterson, center, has inspired a town to rally around him. Volley for Mitchell is a third-year fun fundraiser and everyone is invited. Visit www.volleyformiitchell.org to find out more or to sign up. Sun and fun and the new sand courts at the Score Restaurant and Sports Bar, 5301 Northland Drive, is the site of this year’s Volley for [...]
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