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Roundup of Tampa area golf events


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The Eagles will host the Matt Redwine Charity Golf Tournament on April 12 to benefit the Mike and Monica Petrucci Foundation. Cost is $100 with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Call (800) 877-1808 … The Bay Palms Golf Course at MacDill Air Force Base will host the 2014 Army Ball Golf Classic on April 4. There will be many contests held, starting at 11:30 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Players can register as a single or as a team. Check www.armyballtampa.org … Northdale Golf Club is offering $33 golf all day on April 6 for Paradise Golf Members. Tee times need to be saved before March 30. There will be contests throughout the day and lunch from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Players can invent their own formats and make their own rules. Call (813) 962-0428 … The City of Oldsmar Leisure Services will host its 15th annual golf tournament on May 2 at The Eagles Golf Club. Check myoldsmar.com or call (813)749-1260 … The West Florida Thunder 11-under travel baseball team is raising money to attend the Triple Crown World Series this July in Colorado. There will be a fundraising tournament at Plantation Palms Golf Club on May 3 at 1 p.m. Cost is $100 per player and features a four-person scramble, a goodie bag, and dinner afterward. Prizes will be awarded. Call (813) 335-5929 … Lansbrook will also host the Sun Coast Masters and Wardens Association’s annual Treasure Chest Golf Tournament to support the 20th and 21st districts. The event is April 26 at 8 a.m. and is open to everyone. Cost is $85 and hole sponsorship is needed … Lansbrook has more going on. It hosts the First Annual Ireland Nugent “Survivaversary’’ Golf Tournament featuring a “Battle of the Bars,’’ to benefit the Ireland Nugent & 50Legs.org. There will be a 1 p.m. shotgun start on April 5 to benefit Ireland’s medical and family needs … Paradise Golf is offering seven months of golf for only $199 with junior memberships as low as $19. More than 60 courses in the Tampa Bay area are participating. From April 1 – Oct. 31 golfers can receive up to 40 percent off the regular rate. Call (800) 605-CLUB … Carrollwood Country Club is hosting the 36th Annual Richard G. Hartnett Memorial Golf Classic to help keep Jesuit High School affordable and provide tuition assistance to academically gifted students from financially challenged families. The tournament will be on April 26 at noon and sponsors are needed. Call (813) 877-5344, extension 709 … Countryway Golf Club is starting spring leagues including a men’s league on Tuesdays, women’s on Wednesdays, and a mixed league starting April 11. Players should arrive at 4:15 p.m. to arrange foursomes for a 4:30 p.m. tee off … Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf Club will host the Fourth Annual Child Evangelism Fellowship Golf Tournament on May 31. The theme is “Driving the Gospel to Children.’’ There is an 8 a.m. shotgun start for $70 per golfer. Format is scramble/best ball. Sponsors are welcome. Call (727) 526-9588 … The Eagles will host the Tri-County Golf League starting April 10 on every Tuesday starting at 5:30 p.m. Members are needed. There will be skins, handicaps, and closest to the pin events and play will alternate between the four nine-hole courses at the Eagles. Call (727) 656-6841 … The Eagles Men’s League will play on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. It is a nine-hole league that runs through September. Cost is $13 for members, $18 for non-members … Countryside Golf Club will host its Ladies Invitational featuring a nine-hole scramble with two player teams on April 12. Scramble is net/best ball. Call (727) 796-1135 … The Landings is hosting ladies and men’s golf clinics every Saturday at 11 a.m. for $10. There will also be a men’s clinic on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. and women’s on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Cost for those is $20 … The new year has been kind with holes-in-one at the TPC of Tampa Bay. Since the start of the year, seven aces have been fired. On the sixth hole, Mayank Mistry, Ree Pebler, and Dave Goltz have done it. On the 11th, Ren Jolley, Andrew Sicnolf, and Christopher Herrera have aced it, and Kyle Creasy had one on the 17th … Cheval Golf Club has instituted a mandatory 90 degree rule to save its Bermuda grass. Players must remain on the cart paths and drive across the fairway to their ball, then drive back to the paths. It is a rule used in most clubs throughout the Tampa Bay area at certain times of the year … The First Tee of Tampa Bay is looking for some help with its Sponsor-A-Kid program. Just $25 will pay for one child to participate with the First Tee of Tampa Bay and all gifts are tax deductible. Call (813) 238-7320 … Rogers Park will also host the ninth annual Buster Agliano Golfish Open to honor former Tampa Sports Authority member Buster Agliano on April 5. Sponsorships are welcome. Call (813) 215-5982 … Lansbrook will start two men’s leagues. One will run on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 7:30 a.m. Call (727) 944-3830. The other will run on Wednesdays at 8 a.m. and Sundays at 8 a.m. Call (813) 781-9491 … Lansbrook will also host the Holy Trinity Church Tournament to benefit the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity on April 26 with a 1 p.m. shotgun, four-man scramble. There will be a new car for a hole-in-one. Call (727)784-7333 … The Eagles is relaunching its Tri-County Golf League consisting of two-person teams. The league will start April 10 and run 24 weeks on all four of the club’s nine-hole courses. There will be handicap, skins, and closest to the pin competitions. Call (727) 656-6841 … Holes-in-one so far in 2014 at Countryway Golf Club include Joe Martinelli, Rick Wharton, Tim Dixon, and Gary Newman … For portable miniature golf rentals, including safety putters, golf balls, and putting holes, call J.J. Grace at (727) 418-5157 … The Claw at USF is offering a winter card price drop which includes $8 off round and more perks. The card costs $40 and can be picked up at the pro shop … Westchase Golf Club will host the Third Annual Tampa Bay Aviation Golf Tournament on May 30. It will feature a four-person scramble with plenty of prizes and contests. Starting time is 8:30 a.m. Call (727) 480-9686 … The Pinellas Golf Association is a newly launched business offers competitive tournaments at many of the most popular courses in Pinellas County. They are open to all golfers of any age and skill levels with a quota point game. Call (727) 902-4708 … Fox Hollow Golf Club will host its Sixth Annual Military Muster Charity Golf Tournament with proceeds to benefit amputee veterans on April 28. Opening ceremonies begin at 11:30 a.m. with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. There will be a special appearance by the nation’s only amputee color guard. It is a four-person scramble with a $125 entry fee. Call (727) 799-2397 … The Pasco Niners are looking for ladies to join their 9- and 18-hole leagues. Level of play doesn’t matter. Call (727) 808-5416 … Rocky Point Golf Club is offering Florida GHIN handicap indexes. Golfers will be registered at more than 122,000 courses nationwide. Call (813) 867-9037 … Westchase Golf Club is starting its After School Golf Program to run until April 24 on Thursdays for ages 6-14. Cost is $250. Call (813) 854-2331 … The Eagles has set its Winter Junior Golf Clinic schedule. Saturday mornings cost $15 per junior and run from 9 – 10 a.m., and Wednesday afternoon clinics are from 5 – 6 p.m. Call (813) 920-6681 … The Edwin Watts Golf Shop on North Dale Mabry is closing. All items are now up to 50 percent off.

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