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Jun 13

Lemm Foundation Memorial Cops Vs. Celebrity 2019 Softball Tournament

There will be a Softball Tournament on June 13, 2019, to honor Det. Joseph Lemm, killed in military action in Afghanistan in 2015, and Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo, killed in the line of police duty in 2016.


The Precinct and Military Playoff Games start at 1:00 p.m., and the final’s opening ceremony will start at 5:30 p.m. at Juniper Valley Park in Queens.


There will be a live performance by country and western legend Lee Greenwood, and the event will also feature radio and football great Boomer Esiason versus the NYPD and various celebrity participants.


The event will kick off the Joseph Lemm Memorial Foundation, which has the mission of honoring U.S. First Responders, raise awareness of their service and sacrifice, and provide scholarships for those pursuing a career in civil service and the United States Military.


A post-game party will be held at O’Neill’s at 64-21 53rd Drive in Maspeth, NY 11378. $25 cover at O’Neill’s includes beer, wine, soda and light fare. There will be a chance to win a Derek Jeter World Series ring and other items! Proceeds will benefit the Joseph Lemm Memorial Foundation, a registered 501(c)3 charity.