The local golf tournament scene heats back up this weekend when the Link Hills Invitational is held in Greeneville.
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Golf’s biggest hitters will tee it up in Kingsport this summer when the World Long Drive Tour pays a visit.
The 13th annual Tillinghast Invitational golf tournament was Chad Barnett’s first as Johnson City Country Club’s course superintendent. It was certainly one he’ll never forget.
Elizabethton Golf Course might be under new management, but the Carter County Bank East Tennessee Amateur golf tournament will be run as usual in its 24th year.
Ken Miller shot back-to-back 66s for a 12-under 132 total that broke the Tillinghast Invitational scoring record by three shots.
Two courses are now being run by management companies. One longtime pro is retiring. Another returned to his former club and a touring pro is representing his home course.
The Club at Ridgefields on Wednesday announced professional golfer Cliff Kresge as the club’s “pro emeritus.”
Dalton Mullins, a senior at Wise Central and Carson-Newman football signee, is one of 25 finalists for the U.S. Army/NFL Football Hall of Fame Award for Excellence. He will be recognized by the Pro Football Hall of Fame at Central on May 23 during a “Gold Jacket Ceremony.”