The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

July 18, 2013

Upcoming area golf tournaments and events

Herald Staff Writer


20—5th annual scramble sponsored by Sons of the American Legion & American Legion Riders of Post 159, Mercer; Hickory VFW, 8 a.m. registration, 9 shotgun; $200 (team). Info: 724-662-2218.

20—Grove City Collge Baseball Alumni scramble, Spring Valley. Info: 724-662-1999. www.springvalleygolf

21—Yankee Run 3-man Cash scramble. Info: 330-448-8096 or

21—2013 Scramble at Avalon Lakes, 8 a.m. shotgun, $10,000 5-am or 4-am, 1 pro; $120 (player). Info: Avalon Lakes, 330-856-8898.

22—4th annual Rally for a Cure, Avalon at Squaw Creek, 4-lady scramble, members or guests. Info:

Kelli,, 330-539-5008.

26—10th annual Shamrock Scramble, Avalon at Buhl, registration noon-1 p.m.; 1 p.m. shotgun; benefits Michael Murphy Foundation (special needs children, scholarships for Penn State-Shenango veterans. Info: Diane Daffin,Connie Leon, 724-342-2892,

27—VFW District 28 Scramble, Hickory VFW.  Info: 724-346-6903

27—Mercer Girls Varsity Basketball Benefit Tournament, Spring Valley. Info: 724-662-1999. www.springvalleygolf

27—West Middlesex Midget scramble, Rolling Hills. Info: Michele Weiser, 724-851-1023, or Shanen Ondic, 724-977-2790.


3—The Jones 4-person Golf Scramble, Shenango Lake Golf Club, 9 a.m. shotgun, $65 per person. Deadline, July 19. Info: Bill Jones, 724-815-7968.

4—Bloody Mary Open, Tam O’Shanter, 8:30 a.m. shotgun. Info: 724-981-3552,

4—Westminster College women’s basketball team scramble, 1:30 p.m. shotgun, Bedford Trails. $90 (person). Info: Coach Rosanne Scott, 724-946-7157, or

7—The Memorial, 2-man, 2-woman scramble; 9 a.m. shotgun. Info: Tamie, 724-981-3552 or

8—Tam O’Shanter Junior Open, 8 a.m. Info: 724-981-3552;

10—5th annual Charity scramble to benefit Joshua’s Haven City Mission, Yankee Run, Brookfield, 2 p.m. shotgun. Entry: $280 (team, paid by July 15; $300 (after). Checks payable to: Joshua’s Haven, P.O. Box 128, Sharon, 16146. Info: Dave Ferrara, 330-507-6569; Mark Ferrara, 330-565-2361.

11—Golden Bear Open, Rolling Hills, 4-person scramble, $260 (team), 8 a.m. shotgun. Benefits local charities. Info: Tavern, 724-528-9012, or course, 724-964-8201.

12—Keystone Shoot-Out and 63rd annual Greenville Business and Industry Day, featuring long-drive amateurs and professionals. Shoot-Out follows 18-hole scramble where each foursome will be joined by a long-drive pro. Sponsorships available. Info: Benjamin Beck at GACC, 724-588-7150, or

17—Westminster College soccer team scramble, 1:30 p.m. shotgun, Tanglewood, $90 (person). Info: Coach Girish Thakar, 724-946-7316, or

19 — 20th annual Buhl Farm Park 4-person scramble, Avalon at Buhl Park (18 holes); Buhland Golf Course (9 holes), 11 a.m. shotgun start. Deadline: Aug. 6 (40-team limit). Entry: $600 (team); $150 (person). Checks payable to: Buhl Park Corp., 715 Hazen Road, Hermitage, 16148. Info: 724-981-5552.

23—Hickory High Girls Invitational, Hickory VFW.  Info: 724-346-6903

24—8th annual David Veverka Memorial scramble, The Greens of Greenville, 8:30 a.m. shotgun; $75 (golfer, 4-person teams. Benefits memorial fund/ scholarship. Info: Ron Veverka, 724-346-5448, 724-301-0173.

25—Mark Fleming Memorial scramble, Borland Golf Center, $240 (team). 8:30 a.m. shotgun. Info: Frank Lenzi, 724-699-7678; Josh Fleming, 724-734-1205.

25—Jefferson Twp. Volunteer Fire Dept. Fundraising scramble, Spring Valley. Info: 724-662-1999 or www.springvalleygolf

25—2013 Scramble at Buhl Park, 8 a.m. shotgun, $10,000 5-amateur; $120 (player). Info: Avalon Lakes, 330-856-8898.

31—Ron Meiss Junior Memorial scramble, Tam O’Shanter, 8:30 a.m. shotgun. Info: 724-981-3552; or


 7—St. John’s Church of Hermitage 4-person scramble, Tam O’Shanter Golf Course, 1 p.m. shotgun start. Entry: $320 (team); $80 (person). Deadline: Aug. 18. Info: 724-962-9750, or 724-981-0571.

 8—River Watchers scramble, Hickory VFW; 9 a.m. shotgun; $260 per 4-person team; dinner only $25.  Info: 724-346-6903

11—Ladies Tee Off, Buhl Farm Golf Course & Casino; 4-woman scramble (lunch, Chinese auction, prizes). Benefits The First Tee of Sharon. Info:;

14—Lions Club scramble, Hickory VFW.  Info: 724-346-6903

18—Tam O’Shanter Fall Senior Classic, 9 a.m. shotgun. Info: 724-981-3552;

29—Yankee Run 2-Man Cash Bestball. Info: 330-448-8096 or


5—Rocktober Scramble, Tam O’Shanter, 9 a.m. shotgun. Info: 724-981-3552;


18—Turkey Day, Yankee Run. Info: 330-448-8096;