Registration is now open for the 9th annual “Strike Out for Breast Cancer” at Tangerine Bowl. 

The event will take place on Saturday, April 28. All proceeds benefit the Breast Services specific purpose fund of the Blessing Foundation. 

Major sponsors include Tangerine Bowl, KHQA, KZZK radio, WCOY radio, and Mark Twain Casino.

Teams of five can register for a fee. Registration forms are available at the Tangerine Bowl, Mark Twain Casino, Blessing Breast Center or online at

Registration is due by Wednesday, April 19, to the Blessing Breast Center PO Box 7005, Quincy, Ill. 62305, Attn: Dawn Herzog to guarantee your requested t-shirt size.

Bowlers can select from three sessions: 12 p.m., 3 p.m., or 6:30 p.m. 

The event will also feature a vote and prizes for the people’s choice awards for favorite team costume along with raffle baskets, 50/50 drawing and door prizes.

The Blessing Breast Center specific purpose fund is utilized when Health System patients are in medical necessity, financial disability and all community resources have been exhausted.  

In fiscal year 2017 more than $132,000 has been used to assist women by providing breast imaging and other resources to help overcome barriers during their breast cancer journey.

For more information about the bowling event visit or call the Blessing Breast Center at (217) 223-8400, ext. 4290 or Tangerine Bowl at (217) 222-8262.