BY MELANIE BUCK –
The Bert Hensley Memorial Golf Tournament previously scheduled for Saturday, May 30, at the Glenwood Country Club has now been rescheduled for August 22. “The Bert,” as it has become known, is hosted annually by the Rich Mountain Community College Foundation to provide opportunities and experiences that support the mission and goals of RMCC.
The RMCC Foundation continues to grow support and raise funds to provide scholarships for RMCC students and cultural opportunities for the residents of the Ouachita Mountain Region. This year marks the 4th anniversary of the annual tournament with the proceeds to benefit the RMCC Foundation and the constituents they serve. Your support and contributions to this event have a positive impact on RMCC students and families.
Prizes will be awarded to top teams in each flight. The event will include Hole-in-One contests with at potential $10,000 cash prize and a Putting contest with a potential $5,000 cash prize. Longest Drive and Closest to Pin, and prize drawings will also be held.
Teams should register by contacting Tammy Young at 479-394-7622 ext. 1220. Each team member will receive a RMCC monogrammed polo-style golf shirt and RMCC logoed golf tees. Golf cart, course fees, and lunch are included with registration.