New Mon-Clair Baseball League president Don Barton will be the guest speaker on Friday for the Belleville Area Senior Men's Sports Group.
Persons interested in attending the 11 a.m.-1 p.m. meeting at the PSOP building at 201 N. Church St., in Belleville, are urged to make reservations by calling234-4410, ext. 7016.
Barton, 57, is a 1978 graduate of McKendree University where he played baseball for the late Van Smith. Smith also served as the M-C president from 1977-86.
A three-sport athlete at Belleville West, Barton earned a total of nine varsity letters: four in football, three in baseball and two in basketball. As Mon-Clair League president, he succeeded Dave Powell of Waterloo, who resigned in August, 2012.