Normal Lake Level
is 322.00 feet above Mean Sea Level.
Current level for Cedar Creek Lake is:
72 degrees - top
71 degrees - bottom
Sports in Brief
CCL Rotary Golf Tournament
The ninth annual Cedar Creek Lake Spring 2012 Golf Tournament is
Friday, April 20, at Kings Creek Country Club.
The cost is $60 a person in advance and $65 at the door. The
format is a four-man scramble with tee time at noon.
Cash prizes totaling $800 for first, second and lucky team will
Multiple other prizes will be awarded, including men’s and
women’s longest drive and closest to the pin. The hole-in-one
prize will be provided by Tri-County Ford.
To sign up a team or become a sponsor of this year’s golf
tournament, call Mike Moore at (903) 603-9340 or Lew Talbot
The Clyde Dalrymple Memorial open/youth rodeo will be held at
Joe Faulk Arena in Malakoff Saturday, April 21.
The kids’ rodeo will begin at 7 p.m., and the open/youth rodeo
will begin at 8 p.m.
There is a $5 entry fee. Children less than five years of age
get in free.
The arena is located behind the Malakoff High School.
All high school and under competitors must wear a helmet and
vest for rough stock competitions.
Books will be open from 5 until 6:30 p.m. for walk-ups.
• North Forney @ Kemp – 6:30 p.m.
• Crandall @ Mabank – 6:30 p.m.
• Life-Red Oak @ Eustace – 6 p.m.
• Mabank @ North Forney – 7 p.m.
• Eustace @ Scurry-Rosser – 4:30 p.m.
• Kemp @ Kaufman – 6:30 p.m.
• North Forney @ Kemp – 6 p.m.
• Crandall @ Mabank – 5/6:30 p.m.
• Blooming Grove @ Eustace – 4:30 p.m.
• Regional Qualifiers meet @ Eustace
• Mabank/Kemp @ Regional Meet – Memorial Stadium, Texas A&M
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Golf tourney raises funds
By Sam Epps
KEMP–The Kemp Band Boosters golf tournament raised enough money
April 9 to fund several $500 scholarships for college-bound
“It was very successful,” tournament spokesman John Taylor said.
“We had beautiful weather and everybody had a great time.”
Jack Harrison (far left) lines up a short chip shot as teammates
(from left) Lance Harrell, Keith Foisey and Mike Cathey look on
during the annual Kemp Band Booster Club golf tournament April
The top finishing team in the four-man scramble tournament won a
After a three-way tie, the team of Kurt Schumacker, Shane
Carlisle and Mr. Zigler won the tournament with a score of 59.
The team of Randy McSpedden, Richard Burkhart, Rodney Dearing
and Monty McSpedden; as well as the team of David Cotton, Greg
Merritt, Charles Prestige and Edgar Cotton; also finished with
Aaron Goswick won the longest drive off the pot – the pot shot –
Winning the “Coveted DAL” award was the team of Jimmie Polk,
Melinda Polk, Mark Christy and Marshall Hensley. They won the
honor with a score of 82.
There were four Closest-to-the-Pin winners. Dillon Chambers won
on hole No. 5, Cory Dowdy won on hole No. 8, Randy McSpedded won
on hole No. 14 and Shane Carlisle took the award on hole No. 17.
“We had lots of great sponsor support for the tournament,”
The tournament is an annual event to raise money to provide
graduating high school seniors a scholarship to help with
College-bound students can use the scholarship for any college
or university they choose to attend.
Monitor Photo/Sam Epps
Steven Stine (right) and a Mildred Eagle runner compete in the
100-meter dash at Wednesday’s District 14-4A track meet in
Eustace. The Eustace varsity boys and girls won the event.