Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Vernon Wells, an Arlington Bowie graduate, will host a charity event Nov. 14-15 to benefit the Pro Players Foundation, which assists single mothers and children in need. The two-day event includes a Nov. 14 dinner and auction in Southlake, with a Nov. 15 celebrity golf tournament at Trophy Club Country Club. Among the confirmed celebrity golfers are Dallas Cowboys coach Wade Phillips, Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan and former Cowboys’ quarterback Roger Staubach. Registration is ongoing at www.VernonWellsFoundation.org.
_ Jimmy Burch