Teams are wanted for a Big Ball Tournament to benefit Autism Speaks. The tournament will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 21, in the Townsend Village Baseball Field.

Eight to 11-member teams can sign up by paying $80. The deadline is April 16. Everybody is welcome to participate.

To register, contact camircookie@gmail.com or stop by Townsend Town Hall at 141 Main Street, Townsend. Any questions, contact Cami Cook at (302) 298-4997.

Tournament rules are available with the signup sheet. Checks should be signed to Autism Speaks.

Teams are encouraged to make or purchase corresponding team shirts. Each team is responsible to bring their own gear, including helmets, bats, and gloves. Gear will be available but is limited.

T-shirts and bracelets will be for sale on the day of the event.

Also, people can purchase blue light bulbs for a donation of $1 or more on the day of the event in order to decorate their homes in blue for Autism Awareness Month.