Friday, August 29, 2014

Crusader Boys Soccer continues fight against leukemia

from today's Waukesha Freeman - 

CMH continues fight against leukemia

WAUKESHA — The Catholic Memorial High School boys soccer team continues its fight against leukemia. Today marks the 10th Annual Sam Beres Soccer Tournament at Waukesha South High School. Proceeds raised at the tournament will be donated to the Medical College of Wisconsin for leukemia research.

The tournament is held in memory of Sam Beres, the nephew of CMH coach and alumnus John Bisswurm and brother of 2009 CMH graduate Jordan Beres, who lost his battle with leukemia in April 2000 at age 6. Over the past 10 years, the soccer program has donated over $10,000 to leukemia research.

Tournament play begins at 4:30 p.m. today as CMH plays Southeastern Wisconsin Christian Home School, followed by a game between Racine St. Catherine and Hartford. On Saturday, there will be a consolation and championship games. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students and senior and children under 6 is free.

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