The Mountain of Hope Organization (a non-profit corporation) will sponsor the second annual Tom Stafford Memorial Golf Tournament to raise funds for college scholarships for the youth of southern West Virginia.
This year’s tournament will be held at Glade Springs on the Cobb Course on Friday, Aug. 23, beginning at 11:30 a.m. It will be a “Captains Choice” format, with all proceeds going to the MOHO Scholarship Fund.
Entry fee is $75 per player.
Go to www.mountainofhopeorganization.org to register or mail your check, made payable to Mountain of Hope Organization, to the treasurer at: Jerry Adams; 109 Gettysburg Road; Charleston, WV 25309.
If you can’t participate, you can still donate to the cause on the organization’s website.
All entry fees, auction purchases and donations are tax-deductible.
Read more at www.mountainofhopeorganization.org,
The 15th annual Greenbrier Valley Toughman event will be held on Nov. 1 and 2 at the State Fair Grounds, inside the WV Building.
Fighter’s registrations are now being accepted for the single-elimination boxing tournament that is open to area men and women, ages 18 to 35, with no pro fights and limited amateur experience.
Up to $12,000 in prize monies will be awarded. The champion in each weight division will receive up to $1,000 and the runners-up will each receive up to $300, depending upon the number of fighters in each weight class.
Miss Ring Girl will receive $1,000, while second-, third- and fourth-place ring girls will receive $200 each, plus various prizes.
Prospective Toughman and Toughwoman fighters, as well as ring girls, may enter online at wvtoughman.com or by phone at 1-800-296-3897. There are no entry fees.
For additional information, visit wvtoughman.com.