Dallas County and area elected officials hosted the Iowa Reapers, a blind baseball team, in a charity scrimmage Sunday in Waukee. After the game, the officials chipped in their own money to help the Reapers travel to the National Beep Baseball World Series, which will be held in Minnesota August 3-10.

Members of the officials team included: Dallas County Recorder Chad Airhart, Dallas County Sheriff Chad Leonard, Dallas County Supervisor Mark Hanson, State Senator Charles Schneider, Urbandale Mayor Bob Andeweg, Waukee City Councilman Rick Peterson, Waukee City Councilman Brian Harrison, Clive City Councilman Mike McCoy, Former Waukee City Councilman Isaiah McGee, Dallas County GOP Co-Chair Tyler DeHaan.

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"The Rock"

“The Rock”

Sheriff Chad Leonard swinging and missing.

Sheriff Chad Leonard swinging and missing.

Supervisor Mark Hanson swinging and missing.

Supervisor Mark Hanson swinging and missing.

Reaper pitcher Frank Guerra.

Reaper pitcher Frank Guerra.

Dallas County Republican Officials and the Iowa Reapers.

Dallas County Republican Officials and the Iowa Reapers prior to the game. The Reapers won 6-2.

Tyler DeHaan digging in

Tyler DeHaan digging in

Senator Schneider attempting to find the base.

Senator Schneider attempting to find the base.

Dallas County Recorder Chad Airhart swinging and missing

Dallas County Recorder Chad Airhart swinging and missing

Dallas County Supervisor Mark Hanson stumbling over the base. He was safe.

Dallas County Supervisor Mark Hanson stumbling over the base. He was safe.

Photos by Terry Snyder.