The Homer’s Heroes division is for boys and girls with physical or intellectual disabilities, ages 5 to 17. In 2010, 106 players participated in the program. Six weeks of games are played starting the first Saturday of June running through July 16th. games are played on the Lewis fields at 9:30am on Saturdays.
Volunteer “Buddies” encourage and assist each player during the game. One game is played at Haymarket Park with the Lincoln Saltdogs players. The Optimist Clubs of Lincoln established the program in 1992. Shirts and awards are furnished by the Optimist Clubs. Caps, field rental and equipment are sponsored by the Junior Saltdogs League.
Download a registration form HERE.
Questions or if you would like to become a buddy: Contact Jeanne Cuda at 402-423-7434 or Sharon Wheaton at 402-489-2818