Sports briefs — Aug. 7, 2019

  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019 1:30am
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CASA golf tourney set for Saturday

Friends of Court Appointed Special Advocate, known as CASA, is preparing to host its annual golf tournament Saturday, Aug. 10, to benefit foster children in Clallam County.

The tournament at Sunland Golf and Country Club, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim, starting at 9 a.m.

Entry fee is $50 per player and $25 for Sunland members. The fee includes greens fees, prizes, hot dogs and more. It costs $15 per rider for carts.

CASA volunteers advocate for children in dependency court.

Valerie Brooks, CASA coordinator for Clallam County, said the tournament is run by CASA and community volunteers and that the money raised goes straight to foster children, not the program. This year the goal is to raise $12,000-$15,000, she said.

“This is the only fundraiser the group does and benefits only local foster children,” Brooks said.

Contact the Sunland Pro Shop for cart reservation at 360-683-6800, ext. 13.

For more information, contact CASA at 360-565-2621.

Oyster races set for September

The Quilcene Oyster Races are scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 15, with half-marathon, 10k and 5k run/walk options.

Cost is $60 for the half-marathon, $40 for the 10k and $30 for the 5k. Fees include a race finisher medal, one serving of local oysters after the race, one local craft beer (21 and older), a free open house event at Worthington Mansion.

T-shirts are $10; orders are due by Aug. 22.

Registration is open through Sept. 13; register at runsign up.com/Race/WA/Quilcene/QuilceneOyster Races.

Drive for the Cure set

The Sunland Golf & Country Club hosts its 2019 Drive for the Cure golf tournament on Saturday, Sept. 21.

The tourney benefits the Olympic Medical Center Foundation’s effort to provide breast screening and diagnostic services ormen and women on the Olympic Peninsula.

For non-Sunland members tourney nine-hole cost is $50, or $65 for 18 holes. Fee pays for green fees, luncheon, on-courseprizes, a raffle and more. Carts are $10 per set for nine holes, $16 per seat for 18 holes. Luncheon tickets for those notgolfing are $20.

For more information, call Cheryl Coulter at 360-681-2796.

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