DECATUR, Ga. - Agnes Scott College will once again host the Lauren Giddings Softball Classic in honor of alumna and former player Lauren Giddings, who passed away in 2011. The tournament, which is co-hosted by Emory University, will start Friday, March 6 and end Sunday, March 8. Agnes Scott will play Friday at 5 p.m. Saturday at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m. Schedule
In addition to the softball tournament, the college will also sponsor a memorial walk around the campus, celebrating the life of Lauren. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, beginning at the north loop of campus. Registration is free, and a $10 donation is suggested to assist with the Lauren Giddings Scholarship.
Several local businesses will also be contributing 10% of their proceeds to the fund for people who have participated in the walk. Participants need to take the following flyer to the businesses to let them know they are participants in the walk.