TC Homecoming Golf Friday


The ninth annual Texas College Homecoming Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday at Oak Hurst Golf Course in Bullard, Earl S. Riggs, tournament chairman, and Tredis Griffin, tournament co-chair, said.

Proceeds benefit the Texas College scholarship/athletic programs.

Entry fee is $95 or $100 on site.

A shotgun start is scheduled for 9 a.m. Format is two-person scramble with handicap.

Wagner Cadillac is sponsoring the hole-in-one prize. To enter contact Riggs at 703-627-6350, Griffin at 972-223-6922 or Adell Mills at 936-462-8195.

Honorary chairman is Bishop David R. Houston.

A golf reception and pairings party is scheduled for 8 to 11 p.m. Thursday at Quality Inn.

On Friday, registration begins at 8 a.m. A luncheon is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Six students were given a total of $9,000 in scholarships from the tournament during the 2011-12 school year.

Students honored were Marlene Rhone (biology, $2,000), Kiera Hughes (social work, $1,000), Jerry Fludd (computer science, $2,000); Brenton Chapman (early childhood, $2,000), Rhema Nwaneri (business, $1,000) and Dalia Reynoso (business).

Other committee members are Telesta Riggs, Betty Davis, Vera Moore, Luchious Williams, Rachel Jones, Hubert White, Sylvester Williams, Floyd Nell Carter and Jearlean Mills.