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Beanbag tournament raises fund for charity

The Alexandria Rotary Club is holding a beanbag tournament fundraiser on Saturday, March 19 at 10 a.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. The tournament is double elimination with American Cornhole Association rules.

Cost is $40 per team for advance registration and $50 per team the day of the event. Register by sending team members' names and the entry fee to Mandy Kaatz, 123 3rd Avenue, Suite 600, Alexandria, MN 56308. The tournament is limited to 100 teams.

Payback is as follows: 1st place - $500; 2nd place - $350; 3rd place - $150; 4th place - $100; 5th to 10th place - $50.

Each round is best two out of three, first team to 21.

For information, e-mail or call (320) 759-3143.

Proceeds from the tournament will support the Rotary Foundation's mission to eradicate polio.