Oswego County News Release
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April 16, 2008

Youth Advisory Council Hosts Dodgeball and Guitar Hero Competition

The Oswego County Youth Advisory Council will host a dodgeball and Guitar Hero tournament Sunday, April 27, from 1 to 4 pm. at the Oswego YMCA Armory, West First Street, Oswego.

The registration fee is $5 per person and includes dodgeball and Guitar Hero. Individuals who wish to play Guitar Hero only do not have to pre-register. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.

The event is sponsored by Reality Check, KRock, and BounceNAround Inflatables of Oswego. KRock will broadcast a live radio show on the premises. BounceNAround Inflatables will provide a 12-foot screen to project Guitar Hero and amplifiers for the guitars.

Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the dodgeball and Guitar Hero competitions. Raffles and other giveaways will occur throughout the afternoon. Refreshments will be available.

Middle school and high school students must pre-register with dodgeball teams. Each team must have six members. Substitutes are allowed. There must be at least two females on each team. Members under the age of 18 must have their parent or guardian sign a release form.

For registration and release forms, students should contact their high school main office. Forms will be available in all high schools in Oswego County. Registration forms must be turned into the Oswego YMCA by Friday, April 25. For more information contact the Oswego City-County Youth Bureau at 349-3451 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 3451.

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