River Region Sports Notes, News and Information

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 4, 2005

7th Annual St. John

United Way Golf Classic

The St. John Parish United Way will host its seventh annual tournament on Thursday, Oct. 13 at Riverlands Golf and Country Club in LaPlace.

The morning round will begin at 7 a.m. with the afternoon round starting at 1.

Entrance fee for the tournament is $125 per player or $500 per team of four. Cart and a silver sponsorship designation is included in all fees.

Morning or afternoon round selections will be assigned as entries are received, and up to 36 teams may participate in each round.


The St. Charles Catholic Quarterback Club meets every Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. at St. Charles High School, with guest speakers starting at 7. All meetings are open to the public.





The 6th annual Riverlands Golf and Country Club Golf Tournament is set for Thursday, October 20 at the Riverlands Golf and Country Club.

Registration is set for noon with tournament play beginning at 1:00.

The cost is $100 person and includes lunch, beverages and a banquet.

The format will be a four-person scramble. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd lowest scores, long drive and closest to the hole.

Checks should be made payable to Friends of the Port, P.O. Box 909, LaPlace, Louisiana 70069-0909.

Please RSVP before October 14, 2005 by calling 985-536-8080 or by fax at 985-536-2368.

Door prize donations would be appreciated.



The St. Charles Humane Society is set to hold its 6th annual Howl-In-One Golf tournament at the Ormond Country Club at 10 Villere Drive in Destrehan on Monday, October 24 at 12:30.

The cost is $70/per player and that includes lunch, beer, soft drinks, water, and reception with food after tournament and prizes. The format is a four-person scramble with prizes for all.

Money raised is to support spay/neuter, humane education and adoption of homeless animals. For more information, please contact Donna Nassar 985-764-4086


The top 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade boy’s basketball players in the southeast United States are coming to Atlanta! The Georgia Regional Jr. Adidas Phenom Camp is set for October 1 and 2 for only $195 and it includes an Adidas Jr. Phenom uniform, exposure and coverage from top recruiting services. For more information please contact Camp Director Roger Hubbard at 678-777-1461, 678-933-6062 or log onto our website at www.southernbasketballchallenge.com.