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Top ‘Pop’ group
one stroke better

Poplar Meadows Country Club held its weekly scramble Wednesday with the winning team shooting 8-under par.
The winning team included Portis Tanner, Roger Tanner, Bedford Dunavant, Al Oliver and Charles Denaburg.
Shooting 7-under par and finishing second was the team of Ron Cooper, Dave Frankum, Wynn Burnett, Tom Elam and Cory Morrow.
The scramble, which is held each Wednesday, is $10 for members and $15 for non-members and includes dinner.
Participants are asked to call 885-3650 by 3 p.m. each Wednesday to sign up.

Banquet will honor
UCMS spring athletes

The Union City Middle School spring sports banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday in the Union City High School commons area.
Advance tickets will be sold 8 a.m.-3 p.m. through Friday at the middle school office.
No tickets will be sold at the door.

14A softball, baseball
brackets filling in

Union City’s baseball team knows who it will play, while UC and South Fulton now know when they will begin action.
The Golden Tornadoes will face Lake County 6 p.m. Friday in the opening round of the District 14A baseball tournament, set for Elam Stadium.
LC won its play-in game to set up its game with UC, seeded second in the event.
South Fulton will play at Trenton in the opening round.
The 14A softball bracket is set with South Fulton and UC as the top two seeds and slated to begin play on Saturday.
SF will play at 1 p.m., followed by the Lady Tornadoes at 2:30, the games set for the Red Devilettes’ field. Both local teams will know their opponents after today’s play-in games and Friday’s first-round games.

site of hoop camps

Former Obion County Central girls’ basketball player Sharia Hogg Armour, now the girls’ head coach at Tipton-Rosemark, will conduct high school and middle school camps in July.
The camp for girls in grades 9-12 is set for July 9-12, held 8 a.m.-noon each day.
The fee is $80, which includes a camp T-shirt.
The camp for girls in grades 6-8 will be held July 16-18, also  8 a.m.-noon each day.
The camp fee, which includes a T-shirt, is $75.
Published in The Messenger 5.3.12

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