From the Fringe

By: Staff Report

Fairmont’s week in review

Lee Hunt and Michael Graham were the winners in this week’s senior shootout. Delton Burns and Van Locklear took second place, Bobby Benton and Charles Blackmon won the second flight and Tommy Belch and James Humphrey took second. D.J. Jones and Burns were closest to the pin winners.

Top rounds posted this week include: Aaron Maynor – 73, Andy Andrews – 73, Eddie Butler – 74, Jerry Stubbs – 75, Joe Marks – 75, CP Lewis – 75, Jimmy Stone – 76, Dennis Andrews – 76, Tommy Davis – 76, Bill Link – 76 and James Cox – 76.

Purnell Swett boosters’ tournament this week

The Purnell Swett athletic booster club’s ninth-annual Big Mo golf tournament will be Friday at Pinecrest Country Club for a 9 a.m. shotgun start.

The cost of the tournament is $60 a person over 12 years old and $30 for anyone younger than 12. The cost covers lunch, range balls, the course fees, one mulligan and one red tee.

Prizes will be awarded to the first- and second-place teams, longest drive and closest to the pin.

For more information, contact Jerome Hunt at 910-736-8257, Elliot Strickland at 910-740-9876 or the Pinecrest pro shop at 910-738-6541.

Carolina Golf Club to host points playoff

Carolina Golf Club has started a points playoff that will run every Tuesday and Thursday starting at noon. The cost is $20 a player and will have cash prizes.

Call the pro shop for information, 910-738-9400.

Two tournaments scheduled for Fairmont GC

The Fairmont Tornado football team will have their annual benefit tournament on April 14 with tee times beginning at 11 a.m. This will be a four-person captain’s choice format with an entry fee of $50 per player, which includes all golf fees, lunch and prizes.

The fourth annual Hearts-N-Hands Civitan golf tournament will be played on April 27 with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. This will be a four-person captain’s choice format with an entry fee of $60 per player. Lunch will be provided.

Call the pro shop at 910-628-9931 for more information.

Humane Society to host tournament

The John P. Williamson memorial golf tournament that benefits the Robeson County Humane Society will be held at Pinecrest Country Club on Apr. 21.

The four-man captain’s choice tournament starts with a 10 a.m. shotgun start and lunch will be provided at noon. Cost is$300 for a four-player team or $75 for individuals. For a hole sponsorship and a four-person team the cost is $350. The entry fee includes lunch, cart and green fees, mulligans, red tees and range balls.

Prizes include $360 for first place, $240 for second place and $120 for third place, as well as closest to the pin and longest drive prizes. The hole-in-one prize is $40,000 or mobile home from Prevatte’s Home Sales.

For more information call Dwight Gane 910-738-6541, Bruce Mullis 910-734-5068 or email Marion Thompson at [email protected]

Lumberton Chamber tournament announced

The Lumberton Chamber Golf Classic will be May 10th at Fairmont Golf Club. Lunch will be provided at at 11 a.m. and competitors will tee off at noon.

Call Cindy at 910-739-4750 for more information.

Staff Report

Submit golf news to Jonathan Bym at [email protected]

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