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• A dedication ceremony for the port side anchor from de-commissioned U.S. Navy destroyer USS Farragut DLG6/DDG37 — located at Farragut High School’s Bill Clabo Field inside the east entrance gate since fall 2006 — will be held there beginning at 5 p.m., Friday, May 4. The public is invited. Various dignitaries and local officials are expected to attend.

• The Town of Farragut invites sand volleyball enthusiasts to break out of the winter months and participate in the “Break the Chill.” A Sand Volleyball Tournament will be held beginning at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 31, at Mayor Bob Leonard Park on Watt Road. The tournament will feature two divisions of play — co-ed recreational and co-ed competitive— and consist of 4 to 6 players with at least two females. Players will only be allowed to play on one team and may not play in both the recreational and competitive divisions. Registration and payment deadline is at 5 p.m., Friday, March 23. Early bird registration runs through Friday, March 9, at the cost of $80 per team. Registration fee from March 10 through March 23 will be $95 per team. The fee includes lunch and a long sleeved T-shirt for each player. Registration will be limited to the first 16 teams. For a complete list of tournament details and rules, as well as an entry form, please visit www.townoffarragut.org. Entry forms and payment may be returned in person or by mail to the Farragut Town Hall, 11408 Municipal Center Drive, Farragut, TN 37934. For more information, please contact Athletic & Park coordinator Jason Wright at 865-966-7057 or jason.wright@townoffarragut.org.

• Concord Park Golf Course will be offering the following opportunities for junior golfers. After-School Golf Sessions. The weekly golf sessions allows your child to have golf instruction on a consistent schedule. This weekly schedule allows you to pick the best day for your convenience. Mondays (March 5-May 14) 4-4:45 p.m., ages 6-8 (5 students), 5-5:45 p.m., ages 9-11 (8 students), 6- 6:45 p.m., ages 12-14 (8 students); Thursdays (March 8-May 17) 4-4:45 p.m., ages 6-8 (5 students), 5-5:45, ages 9-11 (8 students), 6-6:45 p.m., ages 12-14 (8 students). Cost is $200 To sign up call Concord Park Golf Course, call 865-966-9103. Spring Break Golf Camp, a three-day golf camp, is Monday March 19 to Wednesday, March 21, ages 8-14,10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. Cost is $115, includes drinks and snacks. It is suggested you pack a lunch for the day. To register for camp, call Concord Park Golf Course at 865-966-9103. Golf sessions and golf camp will be led by PGA Professional Keith McElroy, who has taught golf for 15 years and has been teaching juniors in our area the past seven years.

• Though the Maryville College Lady Scots suffered a heartbreaking 60-59 loss to Piedmont in the Great South Athletic Conference champoinship basketball game last week in LaGrange, Ga., former Farragut Lady Admiral standout post Natalie Munday excelled. Munday was second in scoring for MC with 12 points.

 

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