Archive - Jun 26, 2012 - Sports Article
âRally for the Cureâ tomorrow
The Valley City Town and Country Club will be hosting the âRally for the Cureâ golf tournament Wednesday.
The tournament is a two-person scramble starting at noon. The $50 fee includes 18 holes, muffins, door prizes, dinner, a $20 donation to Susan G. Komen For the Cure, and more.
There will also be a quilt raffle in conjunction with the event.
To register call Susan Jorissen at 840-0165 or Debb Bjornson at 840-1088, or visit events.rallyforthecure.com/VCTCC.
Ladies golf results
June 20 Ladies Golf at Country Club
At 6 feet, 6 inches tall, Ty Buttrey stands well over his grandmother, Valley Cityâs Jacquette âKettaâ Stricklin.
Side by side, Kettaâs head hardly reaches her grandsonâs shoulder.
âHe didnât get the height from me,â she jokes.
His response is more matter-of-fact.
âI got the athletic ability from you,â he quickly responds.
Buttrey, who graduated from high school earlier this month in North Carolina, was ranked by Baseball America as the #38 prospect in the Major League Baseball draft, which took place earlier this month.