The Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick will be hosting their annual Black Shamrock Open on Sunday, August 26 at Blue Ridge Trail Golf Course. The format of the tournament is Captain and Crew and entry fee is $75 per golfer. The event will kick off with a 1:30 P.M. shotgun start, refreshments at the course, and a buffet meal following the tournament at the golf course.
Anyone that would like to register to participate or is interested in more information please contact President Jimmy Clancy at 570-881-4176 or any active member of the G.P. Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Registration should be completed as soon as possible.
Sponsorships are also available at several different levels. If you or your business would like to be a sponsor please be sure to contact President Clancy at the number listed above.
Last year the team of Mike McGlynn, Steve Paranich, Chris Smigiel, and Eric Diddick were crowned Black Shamrock Open Champions and they are returning to defend their title. Friendly Sons member Bob Calpin will be on hand with golf tips at the start of the tournament. If you are looking for a fun time and a great golf tournament plan on participating in this year's Black Shamrock Open on August 26, 2012.
Last year the Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick awarded scholarships to two students totaling $5,000 and the proceeds from this event will benefit the Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Scholarship Program.