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Pasco golf tournament to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

The Florida Cancer Institute-New Hope's New Port Richey Center is seeking sponsors for its golf tournament to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. The tournament is scheduled for 8 a.m. Oct. 15 at the Seven Springs Golf & Country Club.

Hole sponsorships are $100 and golf cart sponsorships are $50. In addition, the staff is seeking donations of breakfast and lunch items, beverages and prizes for golfers and contest winners.

For information, contact office manager Deanna C. Boyd, a certified medical practice executive, at (727) 842-8411 ext. 150 or e-mail

MORE GOLF: The Tom Fitzgerald Golf Classic returns Friday to Northdale Country Club. All proceeds go to the University of Tampa men's soccer program in the hopes of providing a scholarship to a student-athlete each year. The cost is $85 per player. The event will have a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. For information, call UT soccer coach Adrian Bush at (813) 323-3933.

TRIATHLON: The fourth annual CoteeMan Triathlon will be held Saturday at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center. The event is a "sprint triathlon" with a 150-yard pool swim, a 9-mile bike course and a 5K (3.1 mile) run. The distances make this the perfect triathlon for first- timers and, as a USAT sanctioned event, it is a great race for experienced triathletes as well. The race starts and ends at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center. IHOP will provide a post-race breakfast. For information and to register, visit Questions should be directed to USAT certified race director Rob Marlowe at (727) 847-2424.

SOCCER: The Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a fun, free soccer challenge on Sept. 17 for boys and girls ages 10-14. The event will take place at 9 a.m. and will be held at the East Lake Youth Sports Complex. For information, call (727) 942-7870.

ULTIMATE FRISBEE: The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex hosts Ultimate Frisbee on Fridays for adults ages 18 and up. The sessions are from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on an open practice field. There is no cost to participate. For information, call (727) 942-7439 or (727) 934-4198.

VOLLEYBALL: The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex has put together a youth volleyball league for boys and girls ages 10-15. The league will play on Saturdays beginning Sept. 17, but the deadline to register is Aug. 31. Proof of age is required. Cost is $25 per participant. There will be a player evaluation on Sept. 3. Players are encouraged to sign up now as space is limited. For information, call (727) 942-7439 or (727) 934-4198.

SENIORS: The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex also hosts Senior Active Games from 10 a.m. to noon every Monday. All activities will take place indoors and are open to the public. The cost is free. For information, call (727) 942-7439 or (727) 934-4198.

Pasco golf tournament to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 08/24/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 8:18pm]
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