Our weekly look at upcoming tournaments around Polk, as well as regular leagues.
CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC: presented by West Central Florida chapter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, 11 a.m. lunch, noon tee off, Jan. 27, scramble, four-man team plus a celebrity player, Lone Palm Golf Club, 800 Lone Palm Drive, Lakeland, featuring Lakeland celebrity athletes Matt Diaz, Andy McGaffigan and Steve Pearce plus many other celebrity athletes. Eagle foursome $5,000 and birdie foursome $1,500 are available. Register by calling 863-602-8949. Tournament perks include grilled lunch at the Clubhouse, a welcome bag, $20 Pro Shop credit, post tournament reception at Lone Palm, team photo with celebrity teammate, contests (including closest to the pin, longest drive, and hole in one), and Par 5 advantage opportunity. Hole and contest sponsorships are available. Proceeds benefit the West Central Florida FCA Camp/ Retreat Scholarship Fund. Each summer WCFL FCA offers financial assistance to local coaches and student-athletes who have a desire to attend “Coaches Time Out” and FCA Lakeland Leadership Camp.
SECOND ANNUAL BLACK HERITAGE GOLF TOURNAMENT: 7:30 a.m. registration; 9 a.m. shotgun start Feb. 29, Sanlan Golf Course, 2502 Sanlan Golf Drive, Lakeland, $75 per person, includes green and cart fees, buffet breakfast and lunch. Registration deadline Feb. 18. Four-person scramble, hole prizes, awards, raffle. Proceeds benefit Central Florida Business Diversity Council and student scholarships. Sponsorships available. For more information or to become a sponsor, contact Larry, 863-6619483, email@example.com or Darrell, 863-709-4810 or visit https://2020cfbdcgolftournament.eventbrite.com. Sponsored by CFBDC, a tax deductible, nonprofit organization.
BARTOW INDIVIDUAL POINTS, Wednesdays, nine holes, make up your own foursome, $17 ($12 green fee and cart), pays all plus scores, night specials in the lounge. Call 863-533-9183.
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS MEN’S, tee times available 7:30-8:30 a.m. Wednesday through Monday and Friday, groups or individuals welcome, quota points with skins optional, eight to 10 groups now play. Call Paul Boeh at 863-738-4129.
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS TUESDAY WOMEN’S, every Tuesday, tee times start at 8:30 a.m. Call Shirley Kalck at 863-853-9566.
HUNTINGTON HILLS TWO-ASIDE, Saturdays, 18-Hole Points Quota. Check in by 8:15 a.m. Contact Terri White at 863-5594082 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
HUNTINGTON HILLS WHY WORRY WEDNESDAYS, Nine-Hole Quota Points, 5:15 p.m. shotgun start. Contact Terri White at 863-559-4082 or email@example.com.
LAKELAND MEN’S MONDAY SENIORS GOLF, 8 a.m. shotgun starts, play against golfers within your handicap. Call Ed Young at 863-648-9695.
LPGA AMATEUR GOLF ASSOCIATION is looking for women and men to play in weekly Wednesday league and every other Saturday at various courses in the Winter Haven/Lakeland/Orlando and other areas. For more information, email Kathy Mannahan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
POLO PARK MEN’S TUESDAY SCRAMBLE, 7:30 a.m. sign in. Random team draw. 18-Hole. For more information, call Polo Park Pro Shop at 863-424-3341.
POLO PARK MEN’S SATURDAY SCRAMBLE, 7:30 a.m. sign in. Random team draw. 18-Hole. For more information, call Polo Park Pro Shop at 863-424-3341.
RIDGE MEN’S THURSDAY QUOTA POINTS TOURNAMENTS, 7:30 a.m. tee time starts. Call Carroll Lasseter at 863-299-5350.
WEDGEWOOD THREE-MAN SCRAMBLE, nine holes; Tuesdays at 5 p.m.; call Marcus at 863-858-4451 by 2:30 p.m. to play.
WEDGEWOOD TWO-ASIDE GAME, 9 a.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays; 18-hole points game with skins and blind draw; call Marcus at 863-858-4451.
WEDGEWOOD MIXED CO-ED SCRAMBLE, 2 p.m. Thursdays. Call Marcus at 863-858-4451 by 1 p.m. to play.
E-mail results of local golf tournaments, aces and upcoming tournaments to email@example.com; or mail to Golf News, Ledger Sports Department, P.O. Box 408, Lakeland, Fla., 33802. Include complete scores and league names. Deadline is Monday at 5 p.m.