FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 13, 2019
SPD Officers and Sheriff's Deputies to Battle on Basketball Court
You're invited to watch the Springfield Police Department and Greene County Sheriff’s Office face off once again for the 14th Annual Battle of the Badges benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks. This year’s event will be held the evening of Saturday, June 15 at Carver Middle School and will feature Coach Dana Ford and the Missouri State University men’s basketball team.
Battle of the Badges tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from the Springfield Police Department. Tickets will also be sold at the door. Concessions will be available for purchase at the event.
The event is open to the public and Bigs and Littles get in free. Funds raised will go to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks.
Date: June 15
Doors open: 5:30 p.m.
Game starts: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Carver Middle School, 3325 W. Battlefield Rd. Springfield, MO
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Media Contact: Jasmine Bailey, Public Affairs Officer