Glade Golf News

• The 7th Annual United Fund Golf Tournament will take place on Saturday, August 19, at Fairfield Glade’s Dorchester Golf Course.

There will be a 12:30 check-in with a 1 P.M. Shot-gun Start. Cost is  $240 per 4-person team

They are looking for players of all skill levels for this fun tournament that supports their 33-partner agencies.

Prizes for the Top 3 teams and door prizes.

Entry fee includes mulligan package with string, forward tee and a throw, plus a hamburger cookout will be served following the tournament.

• Westminster Presbyterian Church in Fairfield Glade is excited to announce that the Fred Beuttler Annual Golf Fundraiser will be held Sunday, August 27, on the Brae at Heatherhurst Golf Course, Fairfield Glade, starting at 3 P..M.

This nine-hole scramble format is open to the public with a limit of 36 golfers. The cost will be $50 per person, which includes golf, prizes, and dinner held in the Church Fellowship Hall. The cost of dinner only is $10 per person.

This fund raiser supports a long-standing mission project of the Westminster Presbyterian Church that provides food baskets three times a year (Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter) to deserving people in Fairfield Glade and the surrounding area.

If interested, please call: Steve Ferrell (931-484-9677), Marcy Spielvogel (215-896-5599), or Laura Dumez (931-484-3600).

•  The 2017 Fairfield Glade Member/ Member golf tournament is scheduled for August 12 and 13 at Heatherhurst Golf Course.

Secure your partners early and plan on a fun filled weekend. It is the 33rd year for this 2 day tournament. This is a “2-person Best Ball” event for men and ladies.

Sign up information, exciting details about this premier Golfing event will be available in a couple of weeks.  This event is limited to 340 players.

Enjoy 2 days of golf playing on the Brae and Crag courses.

A pre-tournament reception will be held on Friday evening (August 11), plus a light breakfast and lunch both days.  A gift bag, prize money plus a golf shirt, or a dozen golf balls are included.

Anyone interested in becoming a sponsor of the event call Scott Maher: 931-707-1943. Join our members who support our sponsors.

•  The 43rd Fairfield Glade Women’s Invitational Tournament will be held at Heatherhurst Golf Club on the Brae and Crag courses July 8 and 9.

The Fairfield Glade Ladies 18 Hole League sponsors this weekend tournament.  Please join ladies from across the state of Tennessee plus many from surrounding states in this 2 day event.

More than $11,000 was collected in 2016 for 3 major charities. Proceeds from the Invitational were donated to charities within Cumberland County. — the House of Hope, Imagination Library and the Cumberland County School’s Family Resources.

The Invitational is open to female golfers of all skill levels, flights are determined by handicap, giving every player a chance to win one of many prizes.

All golfers must have a current and verifiable USGA handicap index from an authorized golf club, with a minimum of 7 rounds played in 2017 and posted and recorded by June 30.

Sign up information and application is available on http://ladiesinvitational.blogspot.com or www.fairfieldglade.cc.

• Golfers and non-golfers!  Don’t miss the 6th Annual Golf Tournament on Saturday, July  22, at Bear Trace Golf Course, hosted by Crossville Christian School.  Proceeds will  support academic scholarships for deserving families.

Check-in will start at 7 A..M with coffee and donuts, with a shotgun start at 8 A.M. and lunch at 1 PM.  The $60 per person cost ($240 per four-person team) covers golf, golf cart, BBQ lunch, door prizes, top three team awards and goodie bags.  Businesses are encouraged to sponsor a hole for $100.  Please pre-register by downloading a registration form from the school website at www.crossvillechristian.org or by calling (931) 484- 4644 with your information between 8 AM and 11 A.M., Tue-Fri.

This year, if interest from non-golfers or beginners is sufficient, there will be a separate “no-pressure”, group opportunity offered to learn the basics of the game and the equipment, and to try putting and driving.  There is space on the registration form to indicate interest (no commitment at this point).  Thank you for your support!•

• The Art Guild’s 2017 Golf Tournament Fundraiser is fast approaching. We need your help in making our 15th year the best year yet!  Come and join us at the Brae for a 7:30 A.M. shotgun start on Frida,y July 21.

The 2017 Art Guild Golf Fundraiser Committee is hard at work contacting our friends and sponsors. Please make sure your team is entered as soon as possible, since there is a maximum we can take.  Many people have called  to say that they are going to enter, however until your paid entry is received, it is not counted.

Pick up an entry form at the Art Guild’s Plateau Creative Arts Center. You can also get an entry form from the Fairfield Glade Golf website: www.fairfieldglade.cc  or at the Art Guild website: www.artguildfairfieldglade.net.

Make sure to include your e-mail address, which is needed for us to confirm that we have received your entry.  Contact Dawn Robb by phone 931-456-5601, or by e-mail at [email protected] if you have any questions.

This year, the tournament has two divisions, Men’s and Women’s, so each team will include four men or four women.  The cost is $80 per person, which includes golf, cart, and luncheon. Prizes will be awarded to the Low Gross and Low Net winners.

After golf, we will meet at Legends Restaurant at Druid Hills for a wonderful luncheon, with cash bar. For those that are not playing golf, the cost of the luncheon is $16. Along with the luncheon, a Unique Silent Auction is open to the public. The Silent Auction begins at Noon and closes at 2 P.M.

Please remember that the real winners are the children and seniors of Cumberland County!

All contributions are gratefully appreciated, including both $100 Tee Sign Sponsors and donated gifts for our Unique Auction table.  We also offer “Memorial Tee Signs” as a way for you to honor your loved ones.

The Art Guild awards an annual scholarship of $1000 to a deserving high school senior who will be continuing their education in the fine arts.

Dawn Robb is the Chair of the Golf Event, and Linda Carr is the Chair of the Unique Auction.

• Cumberland County CASA will host its golf tournament on Saturday, July 15 at Bear Trace Golf Course according to tournament chair Tom MacDonald.  The event will raise funds for Court Appointed Special Advocates which is a non-profit organization of volunteers who are appointed to be the independent voice in court for abused and neglected child victims.

The golf tournament will be a four-person scramble format with registration at noon and a 1:00 pm shotgun start.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the winning teams along with prizes for Closest to the Pin and Longest Drive.

The entry donation is $75 per golfer and includes green fee & cart, with an awards ceremony and a buffet style meal to follow. All proceeds benefit Cumberland County CASA.

Even if you can’t play, you can participate as a hole sponsor for $150. You or your company will receive signage at the registration area and at one of the 18 holes.  Companies and individuals interested in hole sponsorships may contact MacDonald at 931-337-0208 or [email protected] for further details.

Your participation will support CASA’s mission of protecting vulnerable children. Entry forms are available by contacting CASA at 931-456-0691 or [email protected]

Mail checks and entry forms to Cumberland County CASA, 73 Methodist Campground Loop, Crossville, TN 38555.