28th Annual Michael Martin Golf Tournament Set for August 20th

28th Annual Michael Martin Golf Tournament Set for August 20th

MOUNT OLIVE- The 28th annual Michael Martin Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, August 20th at 8:30 AM at the Southern Wayne Country Club. The tournament is held annually in memory of NC Highway Patrolman, Michael Martin, a University of Mount Olive alumnus who was killed in the line of duty.

Stevens Sausage will serve fresh sausage for breakfast from 7:30 to 8:30 AM.  Lunch will be catered by McCalls Bar-B-Que & Seafood. The shot gun starts will be held at 8:30 AM and 1:30 PM.  There will also be a hole in one contest sponsored by Sale Auto Mall in which the first player with a hole in one on a designated hole will win a new car.

The cost for the event is $80 per player or $320 per team. The tournament entry fee includes cart, food, and beverages.  Entries must be received by Friday, July 31.  The field will be limited to the first 200 players with paid entries.  There will also be a silent auction.  All contributions will go directly into the Michael Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund and the University of Mount Olive Trojan Club.  All expenses of the tournament, in excess of player entry fees, are underwritten by Friendly Mart.

For more information about the tournament, please contact Neil Price at 919-738-7072 or at neil@friendlymartinc.com.

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, and in Smithfield at Johnston Community College.  For more information, visit old.umo.edu.