Swing into spring with LMS golf tourney
June 25, 2008 · Updated 11:50 AM
"Photo: Jessica and Kenny Johnson are big hitters on the golf course and are looking for a challenge at the fifth annual Langley Middle School Golf Tournament on May 13.Matt Johnson / staff photoAny golf tournament that makes it to its fifth annual has got to be a hit with golfers.The Langley Middle School Golf Tournament is just that, and it's back for the fifth time in five years on Saturday, May 13. For both seasoned and beginning golfers, this tournament is more about fun than pure link competition.The tourney's scramble format will put all competitors into foursomes, and will give teams with big drivers the advantage off the tee. Prizes will be given for the closest to the pin and longest drive for men, women, and students.Tee time is 9 a.m. at the Holmes Harbor Golf Course. The entry fee is $35 for adults and $30 for students. The entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, a delicious lunch, and a contribution to the LMS PTSA to support youth programs. There will also a raffle with many prizes donated by local merchants.Entry forms are available at all South Whidbey school offices. For more information about the tournament, call Barb Guetlin at 331-2610."