WANE 15 takes on Adams Radio in softball game to fight Alzheimer’s

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A team from WANE 15 played a team from Adams Radio Group in an effort to raise awareness for the fight against Alzheimer’s and collect items for patients battling the disease.

The 4th annual Anne Kostoff Memorial Softball Game to benefit Alzheimer’s research was held Wednesday at the Carroll High School softball field. The game was scheduled for Thursday, June 20 but was postponed due to weather.

A home run derby kicked off the festivities.

Weekend morning anchor Sierra Tufts, overnight reporter Michael Kuhn, sports reporter Andy McDonnell and meteorologists Adam Solarczyk and Joe Strus all played in the game.

Leading up the game and at the field on game day, WANE 15 collected items like MP3 players and baby dolls to donate to those suffering from Alzheimer’s.

WANE 15 won for the fourth year in a row with a score of 8-5.

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