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The First annual Rotary International Cup Golf Tournament will tee off at Vineyard Golf in White Lake on Thursday, June 15, with a shot gun start at 1 p.m. Registration and lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m. The Elizabethtown Rotary Club Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament will benefit Bladen County students with scholarships.

There is still time to register your team. The cost to enter the tournament is $200 per team and includes cart. For more information visit www.elizabethtownncrotary.org  or call 910-879-1029.

There will be an opportunity for one lucky golfer who scores a Hole-In-One to win a car courtesy of Nissan of Clinton. There will be an opportunity to purchase mulligans, 50-50 raffles, prizes, awards and much more. Awards and prizes will be distributed at the end of the tournament.

Rotarian Michael Leinwand said he would like to thank the team sponsors. They are Melvin’s, who is providing lunch; Giorgio’s Restaurant and Pizza; Farm Bureau; Melton’s Restaurant; First Bank; Bobby Taylor Oil; Roy Allen; Bladen County Schools; Elizabethtown Fire Department; Nissan of Clinton: Win a Car with a Hole-In-One; and Cape Fear Valley – Bladen Healthcare; and Kinlaw Furniture.

Leinwand said additionally, he wanted to thank Melvin’s for providing hamburgers and hot dogs for volunteers and players and Nissan of Clinton for providing an opportunity for one lucky player to win a car if they score a hole-in-one.

Golfers will be treated to lunch before play begins.