On an overcast day in Zachary, Louisiana, the Copper Mill Golf Course held the annual Zachary Community Schools Golf Tournament. The tournament is held every year as a charity event to help the district’s schools, as well as connecting the city’s current and graduated students. A resident of Zachary, Darren McClure attended the tournament intending to have an average day on the links with a few college friends, while helping his community.
In small town Rockdale Texas, the 6th Annual Rockdale High School Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament was held at the city’s own Rockdale Country Club. For the past five years, the alumni association has put together this golf event in attempt to maintain the camaraderie of Rockdale High School alumni and students. John Shoemake woke up that morning treating it as “a typical hot, Texas day” and never imagined how atypical the day would prove to be.
Brian Warrender of Williamsport, PA stepped up to hole number 3 at the Evangelical Golf Classic, hosted at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club in Selinsgrove, PA. The tournament, which was in its 30th year, raised $45,000 for the hospital’s Pre-Hospital Services, which include treatments performed by emergency responders at the scene of medical crises and traumas.
Craig Vick had been playing golf most of his life when he registered to play in the annual Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout at Mystic Creek Golf Club. Proceeds from the event go to HOPE Landing, a local charity in El Dorado that assists children and young adults up to the age of 21 who have physical or cognitive disabilities.
It was a sunny, but breezy day when Chris Pirritano played in the Cumberland Valley Wrestling Golf Fundraiser. Chris, now 35, has been playing golf since he was 9 when his parents got him involved in the sport.