Sports notices


FERN The Western Pennsylvania chapter of Folds of Honor will be holding the inaugural Patriot Day golf scramble at Hi-Level Golf Course Saturday, Sept. 5 with a shotgun start beginning at 9 a.m.

The scramble will consist of teams of four with a cost of $65 per golfer.

Lunch will be provided with dinner to follow. There will be prizes, raffles, a 50/50 and other games.

Deadline to sign up for the event is Aug. 22.

All proceeds from the event benefits Folds of Honor, Western PA.

For more information, contact Dustin Knoch at


FOXBURG - The 12th Annual Foxburg Hickory Championship will be held Friday Aug. 14, and Saturday Aug. 15, at the Foxburg Country Club.

There are multiple competitions within the Foxburg Hickory Championship. The Championship's pre-1900 categories include Open, Senior (55-65) and Super Senior (66-plus), Open and Senior (65-plus) for the post-1900 division. There is also a Ladies Division planned again for this year.

The featured event is the pre-1900 Open division; the FHC is one of the few pre-1900 events east of the Mississippi, along with the National Hickory Championship, the Wisconsin Gutty Challenge.

The entry fee for 2020 is $250 for men ($200 for Foxburg Country Club members), and $175 for ladies. Entry fee includes golf both days and contest-ant meals at the course. Gutty balls engineered for period play (extra balls will be available at the event's cost) will be issued to each contestant. Meals at the course include Friday brunch on the first day, and a very nice buffet luncheon Saturday after-noon, immediately after play has completed.

Entry forms and championship information can be obtained from Tom Johnson (Tournament Di-rector) at or 330-677-8997.