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Youth Baseball Team Raffling AR-15 Rifle

westriversd Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 12:51 PM
Good thing they are not official members of the "Little League Association" or whatever they call themselves. I'm sure they would be brought up on charges of not being politically correct and be voted out of the organization.

A youth baseball league in central Illinois is in desperate need of cash – so they’ve decided to auction off an AR-15 assault rifle.

Last year the Atwood-Hammond baseball league tried to raffle off half a hog. But they only raised $10 – and barely had enough to pay the local butcher.

So this year a local gun shop provided the league with a Rock River Arms Tactical Operator Two – and the response has been massive.

“My phone has been ringing off the hook,” said Charidy Bucher, co-owner of the Atwood Armory shop. “The response has been tremendous.”

Bucher told...