GALLIPOLIS — The 15th annual Gallia County Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will be Sept. 17 at Cliffside Golf Course, according to Lori Young, chair of the event.
Shotgun start will be at 9 a.m. and lunch will be provided.
A number of sponsorship opportunities are available. Corporate sponsorship is $300, and includes four players per a team. Sponsorship of a tee/green is $100 and includes one player. Individuals who wish to play in the tournament will pay $60 to register.
This year, the tournament format remains a “bring your own team” event. If you do not have a team but still want to play, as indicated above, individuals are more than welcome. The Chamber Golf Committee will make a team for everyone. All teams must have a total handicap of 40 or more, with only one team member with a handicap of 10 or below.
When pre-registering a team, people may purchase skins and mulligans and pay for it all at the same time.
This year, one cup sponsorship will be available on a first come-first serve basis at $200. For details on this sponsorship, call the chamber at (740) 446-0596.
More than $2,000 will be awarded in cash prizes this year. They include $500 for first place in the tournament, $300 for second place and $200 for third place. Six gift certificates of $20 each will be awarded to the person getting closest to the pin on hole No. 4, closest to the pin on hole No. 13, the longest putt on hole No. 2, the longest putt on hole No. 18, the longest drive for a male on hole No. 12 (must be in the fairway) and the longest drive for a female on hole No. 12 (must be in the fairway).
“What a great opportunity for golfers in the area to enjoy a day of food, fun and friendships at the Cliffside Golf Course,” said Michelle Miller, executive director of the Gallia County Chamber of Commerce. “We anticipate good weather and a great turnout. We hope you will mark Sept. 17 on your calendars and join us.”
For more information, contact the chamber at (740) 446-0596, or stop at the chamber office, 16 State St., Gallipolis.