Participants in the second annual Draft A Celebrity Golf Tournament will get an opportunity to have their team captained by such celebrities as Steve Spurrier, Todd Ellis, Jeff Scott, Tajh Boyd and Bill Murray while playing Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s Ocean Course.
The event, scheduled Saturday, benefits the Carolina Youth Development Center and R3 Inc. Last year’s tournament donated more than 68,000 children’s meals through the Lowcountry Food Bank.
Teams draft one of the celebrities who have committed to the event on the basis of their bids. As of Thursday afternoon, three teams had placed bids of $3,000 or more. Twenty-two teams will compete.
For more information, visit draftacelebrity.com.
Saturday: T1D Tee Off for Diabetes junior golf tournament, Summerville Country Club, open to juniors ages 8-18, $55 per player, visit teamwilliamT1D.com.
March 4: Knights of Columbus 9475 tournament to benefit Daughters of Saint Paul, East Cooper Meals on Wheels and ECCO, Harbor Course-Wild Dunes Resort, $100 per player, contact Jim Welsch at (843) 442-9614 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, Jan. 21
Richard Privette, Crowfield Golf Club, No. 8, 135 yards, 8-iron. Witnesses: Carol Lee, Jody Thomas, Kyle Lyda.
Friday, Feb. 6
John Marshall, Bulls Bay Golf Club, No. 17, 152 yards, 8-iron. Witness: Ryan Marshall.
Saturday, Feb. 7
Chip Carpenter, Crooked Oaks-Seabrook Island Club, No. 5, 135 yards, 8-iron. Witnesses: Steve Waterfill, Ed Williams.
Monday, Feb. 9
Gunnar Jansson, Links Course-Wild Dunes Resort, No. 12, 130 yards, 8-iron. Witnesses: Sal Acosta, David Heffernan, Ron Parsons.
Blue Meyers, Links at Stono Ferry, No. 6, 141 yards, 8-iron. Witnesses: Leon Pouncy, Skip Norris.
Tuesday, Feb. 10
Betsy Feldmann, River Course-Kiawah Island Club, No. 12, 110 yards, 7-iron. Witnesses: Mike Feldmann, Joyce Nothwang, Joe Nothwang.
A hole-in-one should be reported by the golf course. Contact Tommy Braswell at (843) 937-5591, fax (843) 937-5579 or email email@example.com