TROY Wiregrass Alumni to host golf tournament Sept. 24

Posted: Tuesday, 01 September 2009

DOTHAN—The Wiregrass Chapter of the Troy University Alumni Association will host the 2009 Jackson Thornton Invitation Golf Tournament presented by CenturyTel on Thursday, Sept. 24, at Highland Oaks in Dothan.

The annual golf tournament raises money for TROY student scholarships.

The 4-person scramble will begin at noon with a shotgun start. Registration begins at 9 a.m. the morning of the tournament and lunch will be served at 11 a.m.

The top four teams will take home gift certificates and trophies. Participants will also receive Troy University golf shirts and door prizes.

This year’s honorary golf chair is Terry Collins, a retired educator in the Dothan City Schools system and owner of ScreenTech.

Tournament sponsors include: CenturyTel, Mayer Electric Supply, ScreenTech, Mike Schmitz Automotive Group, Compass Bank, Durden, Jackson Thornton, Regions, Covan Worldwide Moving, Taco Bell, Woof 99.7, Photorama, Sodexho, Sports Talk AM 560 Woof “The Ball,” PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, Scenic Cable Network and Holloway.

For more information, or to sign up, contact Gayla White at 334-983-6556 ext. 377.