Golf for a Great Cause: Daily Sports Digest June 12

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We thank Support Connection for the below submission. It sounds like fun for a great cause so if you have a chance go out and have a good time at this event:

Golf Tournament to Benefit Cancer Support Services

WHAT: The Seventh Annual Golf Outing to Benefit Support Connection. Hosted by .

WHEN: July 16, 2012

WHERE: Salem Golf Club, 18 Bloomer Road, North Salem, NY10560

Club Fit, with locations in Briarcliff Manor and Jefferson Valley, is delighted to host the Seventh Annual Golf Outing. Support Connection is a Yorktown Heights-based organization dedicated to providing emotional, social, and educational support services to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer.

The tournament is set up in a shotgun scramble format: All foursomes begin at the same time. Each player in a foursome hits a shot, then proceeds to the location of the best shot and hits from there.

The schedule is as follows: 10:30am-11:45am Registration; 11:45 am-12:35 pm Lunch; 1pm Tee Off; 6pm-7pm Cocktail Hour (Open Bar); 7 pm–9pm Buffet dinner in main dining room, award ceremony, prizes.

A Spirit of Giving Award will be presented to Raymond Kolkmann, Sr., President of Raymond Opticians, Inc. for his years of dedication to Support Connection and the community.

The cost to participate is $215 per golfer. Includes golf reservations, green fees, caddie fees, golf cart, deluxe luncheon, cocktail hour and dinner reception.

There will be giveaways as well as foursome and individual awards. Hole in One prize is a 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee. There will also be raffles and fabulous prizes available. To attend just the cocktail hour and dinner reception, the cost is only $75.

Sponsorships are also available. For information on golfing as an individual or with a foursome, dinner reservations, or sponsorship opportunities, contact Michelle DeIeso at 914-962-6402 ormichelle.deieso@supportconnection.org.

Schwedelson Earns V-Award

We thank MSG Varsity for the below submission:

Paul Schwedelson has received a winning V-Award for his full-game coverage of Yorktown vs. Mt. Vernon. For his accomplishment, will be granted $5,000.

SOAC Baseball

The below was taken from the Shrub Oak Athletic Club website:

Saturday, June 16

Summer Recreation Baseball Registration
9 a.m.- 12 p.m. At Administration Building
9 years old - 12 years old Minors & Majors Players

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