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Dawson scholarship softball tourney Apr. 13

A co-ed softball tournament to raise funds for the Germaine Dawson Scholarship Fund has been set for Saturday, April 13 at the girls softball complex.

Organizer Michael Bleeker said the deadline to sign up teams is 8 p.m. Friday, April 11.

Games will start at 9 a.m. and will be played for one hour. Teams must consists of 10 or more players and entry fee is $5 per player (minimum $50).

Drawings for prizes will be held after the first game and tickets are being sold for $5 each for a barbecue pit.

Dawson’s family will also be on site selling barbecue plates.

For more information or to sign up a team, contact Bleeker at 512-470-7738 or bleeker08@yahoo.com.

Milano scholarship golf tourney tees off May 18

MILANO—A fund-raiser golf tournament will be held Saturday, May 18 to help with scholarships for Milano ISD.

The event will follow a four-man scramble format, with an 8 a. m. shot gun start and be held at the Rockdale Country Club and include top prizes, Supt. Robert Westbrook announced.

Cost is $60 per player or $240 for a four person team and is limited to the first 18 teams. Two mulligans may be purchased per person for $5 each. Single players are welcome and will be paired with a team.

Prizes will be given out to the top three teams, as well as for longest drive, closest to pin and hole-in-one.

Participants will also be served breakfast tacos and a barbecue lunch. Entry deadline is May 10. Forms are available at www.milanoisd.net or at the high school principal’s office.

Hole sponsorships are also available for the event for $120. A silent auction is also planned.

For more information, contact 512-455-9333 or golf@milanoisd.net.

Milano lodge hosts 13th annual golf tournament

Milano Lodge #605 AF&AM will host its 13th annual four-man scramble tourney on Saturday, April 20 at the Cameron Country Club with tee time set for 9 a.m.

Proceeds wi ll benef it the group’s scholarship fund, spokesperson Jesse Love said.

Entry is $40 per person and prizes will be awarded to first through third place teams. A limit of four mulligans are available for $5 each.

Prizes will also be awarded for longest drive and closest to the pin. Lunch and drinks will be provided. Hole sponsorships are still available for $150.

For more information, contact Jesse Love, 512-455-7915, Aaron Alford, 512-446-5450 or Mark Morgan, 512-455-9837.

Grass Bash volleyball tourney served May 18

What: 4 on 4 Grass Volleyball Tournament

Who: You, your grandpa’s cousin’s uncle’s nephew— anybody!

When: May 18, 9 a.m.

Where: RHS Football Practice field

Why: Booster Club fundraiser and to play some Volleyball

Cost: $50 Entry Fee per team

Contact: RHS volleyball Coach Jason Williams or RHS Athletic Office (512-430-6150)

Deadline: for registration to play is May 10.

Thorndale Booster Club holds fund raiser Apr. 27

THORNDALE—Thorndale Lady Dog athletics will hold a fund-raiser on Satur - day, Apr i l 27 f rom 9 a. m. unt i l sold out, at the intersection of US 79 and FM 486, Coach Lisa Coelho announced.

The group will be selling cornish hens, turkey, Boston butt, pork rubs and chicken as individual wraps or by the pound.

For more information, contact Coelho at 430-7867.


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