Piqua City tee times; golf outings set for July; officials class offered

The Piqua City Golf Championship will be played Saturday and Sunday at Echo Hills and Piqua Country Club.

Saturday’s tee times at Echo Hills are as follows:

Senior Flight

7:36 a.m.: Terry Toth, Marty Jackson.

7:44 a.m.: Doug Borchers, Scott Lonyo, Dave Brown.

First Flight

7:52 a.m.: Rob Kiser, Michael Simmons.

8 a.m.: Brian Jackson, Zac Manson.

Championship Flight

8:08 a.m.: Darrin Grove, Nate Uhlenbrock.

8:16 a.m.: Tom Christy, Kasey Carter.

8:24 a.m.: Doug Harter, Al Rister, Phil Kazer.

8:32 a.m.: Brian Deal, Scott Bradley, Jeff Schaffner.

8:40 a.m.: Brian Robbins, Dave Larger, Chad Sherrill.

8:48 a.m.: Ben Gover, Paul Vandeventer, Andy Arp.

Piqua Chamber

outing set for July

The Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Chamber Golf Classic on July 17 at Piqua Country Club.

The event begins at 11 a.m. with registration, followed by lunch and a noon shotgun start.

Cocktails will be served at 5 p.m. at a cash bar, followed by dinner and awards.

Cost is $150 per golfer or $600 per team.

Proceeds go to support Chamber programs, services and activities.

You can register by contacting the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce or at piquaareachamber.com

For more info, emial Anna Baumeister at abaumeister@piquaareachamber.com

Blythe event

at Stillwater

WEBSTER — The annual Christmas in July golf outing honoring the memory of Staci Jo Blythe will be held July 22 at Stillwater Valley Golf Club.

This fundraiser has helped over 1,000 children. Last year, it benefitted 125 children locally as well as an unknown number at of kids at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus who receive treatment at The James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State Unviversity where Staci was also treated.

The outing will be a four-person scramble with a Peoria Handicap System and prizes will be given for first place gross score, first place net score and proximity awards.

A meal will be provided.

Cost is $25 for employees/cart pass, $35 for Stillwater members, $40 for Stillwater Trail Pass or Stillwater W.D. Members and $60 for Stillwater guests.

Hole sponsorships are available for $50, mulligans are $20 per team and there will be a 50/50 raffle.

Deadline for entry is July 18.

Information and registration forms are available on the Stillwater Valley Golf Club website.

Piqua girls

holding scramble

The Piqua girls basketball team will be holding its annual golf scramble out at Echo Hills.

This year’s event will be held July 15.

Registration begins at 7 a.m., with an 8 a.m. shotgun start.

Cost of the event is $60 and entry fee includes entry into all events, 18 holes of golf, riding cart, lunch and various awards.

There will be putting challenges, longest drive and closest to the pin challenges, 50-50 raffle, cash awards and giveaways.

Dixon Golf will be on hand for huge prizes for a hole-in-one.

Anyone with questions can contact Anita Bachman at (937) 214-1846 or bach20@sbcglobal.net

Registration forms should be mailed to 1846 Park Avenue, Piqua, OH, 45356 and checks should be made payable to PIAB.

The entry deadline is Saturday.


offer classes

The West Central Ohio Football Officials Association is offering a class to allow you to become a certified OHSAA High School Football official.

After completion of the class, you will be able to officiate JV, junior high and youth level football.

Officials can earn between $35-70 per game depending on the level.

Classes will be held at the Upper Valley Career Center–(main building) in Piqua on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6-9 p.m. beginning July 24.

Classes will conclude by Aug. 17 just in time for the season.

Cost is $105, which includes class materials and license. Uniform and equipment are not included.

To register for this class use the online system at officials.myohsaa.org.

Once registered, complete/edit any profile and contact information and click Choose Sports to indicate “Football”.

Click on the official profile and select a course to review the information and register for “Football 101-Piqua”.

Class participants must be at least 14 years old.

For more info, please contact Donn Craig at 937-418-1888 or d.craig@miamicountyymca.net