Support the Winona VFW Buddies Baseball team at their annual fundraiser from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 31, at the Winona VFW. Purchase a ⅓ pound charcoal grilled build your own burger with French fries for $8. Carry outs and deliveries for two or more are available. VFW Post 1287 is located at 208 East Third Street, historic downtown Winona, phone 507-454-1065.
The team is for players 16 and under. The Buddies play in a 16-team division that includes teams from Rochester, Northfield, Red Wing, Austin, Cannon Falls, Faribault, Albert Lea, Waseca, Mantorville, Stewartville and Owatonna. The VFW Buddies philosophy focuses primarily on the development of its players so they can have successful high school careers on the field and success on the VFW field.