fgolftourneyNewton, NC – Newton Elks Lodge #2042 announced that they will host the 3rd Annual John Leagon & Fred Britt Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, November 4th at the Lincoln Country Club in Lincolnton, North Carolina.

The  tournament honors Leagon and Britt, loyal and popular members of the Newton Elks Lodge #2042 for many years. The format for the tournament is captain’s choice with four players per team. A shotgun start is scheduled at 12 noon with registration and lunch beginning at 11 A.M..

Cost to play in the tournament is $80 per player or $320 per team. Entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch, golfers gifts, one mulligan, one skirt shot, and discount beers on the course. Additional mulligans and skirt shots will be sold the day of the event for $10 each. Prizes, sponsor recognitions, and a cash bar reception will be held at the Newton Elks Lodge #2042 after the tournament.

A donation will be made in the memory of John Leagon and Fred Britt to the Catawba Regional Hospice and the American Heart Association.

Team registration forms and corporate/individual sponsorship opportunities are available at the Newton Elks Lodge #2042, West J Street, in Newton. For information, please call Newton Elks Lodge at 828-464-1360, Adam Hodge (828) 310-7928 or Bryan Williams (828) 310-2961.