OVP Sports Briefs


Gallipolis Lions golf scramble

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Gallipolis Lions Club will hold its 19th annual golf outing on Saturday, June 10, at Cliffside Golf Course in Gallia County. The event will be held in a four-man scramble format and will have a shotgun start time of 8:30 a.m. Individual golfers will be paired together based on A-B-C-D handicap.

The individual cost of the event is $50 for a Cliffside member and $60 for a non-member. Cost includes green fees, cart, lunch and beverages. There will be prizes of $1,000, $600 and $400 for the top-three finishing teams, as well as a skills game or a $50,000 prize for a hole-in-one.

Also, the top five players that end up closest to the pin on a designated hole will be eligible for a shot at $1 million with a hole-in-one. There will also be an auction at the conclusion of the event.e

For more information, contact Rick Howell at 740-446-4624 or at 740-645-9036. All

Southern football golf scramble

MASON, W.Va. — The Southern football team will hold a golf scramble on Saturday, June 10, at the Riverside Golf Course in Mason County. The format will be a four-man scramble, bring your own team.

Each squad must have a team handicap of 40+ and only one player can be under 10. Price is $65 per person and includes golf, mulligan, cart, lunch and beverages. Prizes include club house credit for the top three teams, among other cash prizes.

There will also be a skins game at a cost of $20 per team.

The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. For more information, contact Southern football coach Mike Chancey at 740-591-8644.

Tri-County Junior Golf Schedule

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The schedule for the 2017 Frank Capehart Tri-County Junior Golf League has been released.

The tour officially began on Monday, June 12, at the Hidden Valley Golf Course in Point Pleasant. Age groups for both young ladies and young men are 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, and 17-19.

The remaining tournaments, courses and dates of play are as follows: Monday, June 19, at Meigs County Golf Course in Pomeroy; Monday, June 26, at Riverside Golf Course in Mason; Wednesday, July 5, at Cliffside Golf Course in Gallipolis; and Monday, July 10, at Meigs County Golf Course in Pomeroy.

The fee for each tournament is $10 per player. A small lunch is included with the fee and will be served at the conclusion of play each week. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with play starting at 9 a.m. Please contact Jeff Slone at 740-256-6160, Jan Haddox at 304-675-3388, or Bob Blessing 304-675-6135 if you can contribute or have questions concerning the tour.

Meigs County Golf Course Senior League

POMEROY, Ohio — The Meigs County Golf Course is seeking male and female golfers for the Meigs Senior League, age 50-plus. Senior Golf Scramble, 9 a.m. Fridays. Red Tee Scramble, 9 a.m. Wednesdays. Ladies outing, 10 a.m. Tuesdays.

Gallia County youth track and field

CENTENARY, Ohio — The Gallia Academy track and field program will be putting together a youth track and field team for all Gallia County kids in grades 1-6 every Monday and Thursday from June 12 through July 13 at the GAHS track on the grounds of the Eastman Athletic Complex.

The bi-weekly event will start at 6:30 p.m. and run through 8 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays, with instruction being provided by the current GAHS track coach Paul Close.

The cost will be $70 per participant, which includes the team and uniform fees. Signup form and fees are due by Monday, May 29. Make checks payable to Gallipolis Boosters.

To register, contact Paul Close by email at [email protected] and he will send you a registration form. For more information, contact Paul Close at 740-645-7316.

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