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.




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