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From the Fringe

County championship registration under way

Registration for the 38th annual Robeson County Golf Championship presented by Dial Insurance on Friday through Sunday at Pinecrest Country Club ends this week.

The deadline to enter is Tuesday, or when the first 120 paid entries are received.

There will be six divisions for this year’s championship. The cost for the championship division that will play all three days is $90. The regular, senior, super senior and ladies divisions will be $60 a player, and the juniors is $25.

The super senior and juniors divisions will play play on Friday and Saturday, while the regular, ladies and senior divisions play on Saturday and Sunday.

All amateurs 13 years old or older as of July 20 can play for the championship, regular or ladies divisions. Anyone under 16 years old can compete in the juniors division. Participants must be over 55 to compete in the senior division and 65 or older for the super senior division.

Food and drinks will be served on the course for all rounds, with trophies given out to division winners and certificates given to winners of each flight. The top finishers will automatically qualify for the Highlander Cup against Cumberland County in October.

A complete entry form and fee must be mailed to the Robeson County Golf Association at P.O. Box 1814, Lumberton, N.C., 28359.

Pinecrest senior shootout results

The winners of this week’s Pinecrest senior shootout were John Haskins and Knocky Thorndyke with a 60.

The pair topped runner-ups Jerry long and David Locklear with a 65. Long and Locklear were the closest to the flag winners.

The next Pinecrestsenior shootout will be Thursday at 8 a.m.

Clifford Bullard tournament scheduled

The 34th annual Clifford Bullard Memorial golf tournament at Pinecrest Country Club will be Sept. 27.

It will be a 1 p.m. shotgun start, with a rain date set for Oct. 4.

For more information, contact Rebekah Lowry at 910-272-3235.

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Staff report

Submit golf news to Jonathan Bym at jbym@robesonian.com.