Team spots are available for the annual BancorpSouth and Northcentral Electric Power Association 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament, which benefits students at Northwest Mississippi Community College and The University of Mississippi at the DeSoto Center. The tournament will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Cherokee Valley Golf Club in Olive Branch. Founders and directors of the tournament are Mike and Debra Herrington.
The money raised from the tournament will go to the 2+2 Scholarship Initiative for scholarships to both colleges. Since its beginning, the tournament has generated over $224,000 toward scholarships.
The entry fee for the tournament is $100 per person or $400 per team and includes greens and cart fees, goodie bags, on-course beverages, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Participants may choose to start at either 8 a.m. or 1 p.m. There will also be red tees and mulligans available.
The tournament will feature first, second and third place prizes, a putting contest, closest to pin and longest drive contests and complimentary range balls prior to tee off.
Payment can be accepted by cash, check or credit card. Send information and payment to the Northwest Foundation Office, NWCC Box 7015, 4975 Hwy. 51 North, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668.
For sponsorship opportunities, raffle donations or more information, please contact Debra Herrington, tournament founder and director at 901-831-1134 or Patti Gordon, director of Alumni Affairs and Development Operations at 662-560-1112 or firstname.lastname@example.org.