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Swing Fore! to benefit Armstrong foundation
PLANO – In partnership with the Lance Armstrong Foundation, Nike, Plano native Linda Armstrong Kelly (mother of championship cyclist and cancer survivor Lance Armstrong) and Plano residents Steve and Lee Nagel (a cancer survivor) will host the fundraising Swing Fore! Yellow golf tournament and auction at Gleneagles Country Club in Plano, Aug. 31.  
Nearly 200 golfers are expected to participate in the fundraiser, which will benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation.  The live auction will feature a Nike custom club fitting package that is virtually exclusive to Tiger Woods.  All proceeds will fund cancer research, clinical trials, access to screenings and other cancer-fighting methods.  Entry fees for the tournament, which begins at 8:30 a.m., are $500 for individuals and $1,500 for teams of four.

Texas A&M-C hosting Hawkins Golf Classic
COMMERCE — The athletic department at Texas A&M University-Commerce will host the annual Ernest Hawkins Golf Classic on Friday, July 31, at Webb Hill Country Club in Wolfe City.
A $100 entry fee per person covers lunch, green fee, cart rental, practice range and dinner. A four-person shamble will be played on holes 1-9 with a scramble being played on holes 10-18. To sign up, call the athletic department at A&M-Commerce  (903) 468-3193.



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