On Monday evening Special Olympics athletes got the chance to showcase their skills out on the field at the Western Regional Softball tournament.
8 teams participated in this years tournament with teams coming from as far as Delta.
The event was highlighted by the Western Colorado Contractor's Association presenting a donation check of just over $1,000 to the Special Olympics of Grand Junction. The funds were raised from a WCCA Spring golf event.
The money will go towards helping support programs for Special Olympics athletes and families.