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Third annual alumni golf tourney set July 27

The Rockdale Country Club Mens Golf Association is sponsoring the third annual Tiger Golf Team Alumni Tournament.

The tournament is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27 at the Rockdale Country Club and all proceeds will go to the RHS golf team.

There will be a team draw party on Friday, July 26 at 7 p.m.

The format is a four-person scramble and the cost is $65 per person and includes cart, green fees and lunch.

Entry deadline is July 19.

It is open to anyone who played on the RHS golf team, which dates back to 1965.

The first two tournaments have raised over $3,400 for the Tiger golf team.

There will be a limited number of spots available to any golfer who would like to be a friend or supporter of the school golf program.

You need not be a member of any Rockdale school golf team for these spots.

For more information, contact Allan Jones 512-760-8617, Russell Caffey 512-760- 0320, Eddie Boyd 512-760-7551, Jeff King 512-430-0087.

34th annual Rockdale tennis open July 24-28

The 34th edition of the Rockdale Tennis Open is scheduled for July 24-28 at the Veterans Memor ia l Park tennis courts.

The youth portion of the tournament will be held July 24-26 and features seven separate categories for players aged 10 through 18, including singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

Trophies will be presented to first and second place finishers in each event. Two matches are guaranteed for the youth division.

The adult section of the tournament is July 27-28 with an open division and a tournament division with five different sections.

Entry fee is $12 per person, per event and there is a limit of two events per person.

The deadline for entry forms is Sunday, July 21. They are available at The Rockdale Reporter or on The Reporter website.

The first 50 youth and first 50 adults who register will receive a free Rockdale Open t-shirt.

For more information, contact Shelly Sanders (youth) at 512-760- 6100 or Lee Thomason (adult) at 254-541-3623.

Fifth annual Luminant charity golf tournament

Hosted by the Sandow/Three Oaks Diversity Advisory Council, the 5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament benefiting the United Way of South Milam County will be held Saturday, Aug. 10 at Star Ranch Golf Club in Hutto.

Entry Fee is $100 per player, $400 for 4-player team and deadline to enter is Friday, Aug. 2.

Entry fee includes lunch, golf cart, range balls and drink coupons. There is an 8 a.m. shotgun start, with late registration from 7 to 7:45 a.m.

Mulligans may be purchased either in advance or on the day of the tournament for $15 a player or two or $50 for entire team (8).

Prizes will be awarded to top finishers, long drive and closest to the pin.

Please make checks payable to: United Way.

Please turn in registration forms to a diversity advisory council member or mail them no later than Friday, August 2 to: Luminant - Sandow U5 3708 Charles Martin Hall Rd PO Box 1111 Rockdale, Tx 76567

Cowboy Boxing Club team roping funraiser

The Cowboy Boxing Club is holding a team roping fundraiser July 27 at 6 p.m. at 3P Arena in Buckholts.

Belt buckles will be handed out for the first place team.

For the kids there will be dummy roping and a BB gun contest. Concessions will be open.

For more information, comntact Anthony Pina at (254) 723-1134 or Tiffani Murray at (936) 828-1607.


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