August 1, 2016 – Tom McKay will be presenting a Power Point program about the ISC tournament in the 1960s twice at the Moline Public Library in honor of this year’s tournament. The program will take place from noon to 1:00 p.m on both August 12th and August 15th.
As you know, Rock Island hosted the ISC tournament from 1961 through 1969. Tom attended the majority of the games from 1961 to 1963 and every inning of every game from 1964 to 1969. The presentation is about the teams, players, and times that made the tournament great during those years. The program includes articles, picture and box scores the appeared in the Rock Island Argus which provided extensive coverage. There are also a few images from tournament programs and other publications. The program will be of interest to anyone who remembers those days or wants to know more about softball history. The tournament was filled with Hall of Fame players and great games and finishes during those years.
The Moline Public Library is located at 3210 41st. It is approximately two miles from the Green Valley Complex.