Sports briefs …

Vineyard Golf plans anniversary tourney


WHITE LAKE — Vineyard Golf at White Lake will host a one-year anniversary golf tournament on Saturday, Oct. 3.

The four-person Captain’s Choice Tournament will have a shotgun start at 1 p.m.

The cost per team is $250 and include a meal after the tournament. Hole-in-one prizes include a new car and $10,000 cash. There will also be a $5,000 putting contest. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

The rain date is Sunday, Oct, 4.

Proceeds of the tournament will benefit Southeastern Carolina Crossroads.


Trio of triathlons coming to White Lake


WHITE LAKE — A trio of triathlon events are scheduled for White Lake this fall.

On Saturday, Sept. 12, there will be two events held:

— At 7 a.m. the White Lake Fall 2015 will consist of a 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike and a 13.1-mile run.

— At 8:30 a.m. the White Lake Fall International 2015 will consist of a 1,500-meter swim, a 45K bike and a 10K run.

Then on Sunday, Sept. 13, the White Lake Fall Sprint 2015 will consist of a 750-meter run, 14-mile bike and a 5K run.

All of the events will have their headquarters at the FFA Camp. Anyone needing more information can send a request to


Thundering Herd tournament seeks golfers


WHITE LAKE — Vineyard Golf at White Lake continues to look for golfers to compete in its weekly Thundering Herd tournament each Thursday.

The nine-hole competition tees off at 6 p.m.

Cost for the tourament is $18 per member and $20 per guest, with $10 from each player going into the winner’s pot.

Those interested in playing can call the pro shop at 247-6132 no later than 5:45 p.m.

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