The 19th annuall Dick Minnich Charity Classic was held recently at Shelby Oaks Golf Course.
“Great weather, great sponsors, and great people all combined for a fantastic 29th Annual Dick Minnich Charity Golf Classic.,” Andy Johnson tournament director said. “Thanks to everyone’s generosity and support we were able to raise another $4,500 this year. The money will go towards senior scholarships and other programs that support the youth of Covington. That brings our 29 year total up to $116,500.”
Low gross was a tie between the teams of Andy Johnson, Ashley Johnson, Jay Meyer NS Rory Hoke; and Rick Short, John Schilling, Bob Supinger, Scott Schwartz. Their names will be added to the Johnson Trophy.
Low net winners this year were Doug Foster, Rob Kiser, Mike Meredith, and Caleb Lavey.
Their names will be added to the Minnich Trophy.
Johnson also thanked sponsors Al’s BP & Sweet Treats, Bowman & Associates, Buckeye Insurance Group, Covington Savings & Loan, Finfrock Construction, General Films, Joe Bob’s Properties, Marshall’s Towing & Recovery, New Tech Plastics, Shelby Oaks, Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, Covington Eagles Aerie No. 3998, Cindy Johnson & Family, Rudy, Inc, G.L. Contracting, Ltd., Glaser Softwater, Inc., D & D Classic Auto, Covington Noon Optimist, Steve’s Barber Shop, VFW Post 4235, Vandalia Range & Armory, Mindy Gearhardt, Jason & Ashley Meyer, Moore Funeral Home, Marias Technology, Jim & Steph Kessler, REMAX Finest Kathy Henne Team, Olson Chiropractic, Shockey-Ryan Insurance Agency, Brandon Studebaker Construction, LLC, Dan Hemm Auto Mall, Clark’s Pizza House, Milcon Commercial Concrete, Inc., TK’s BBQ-N-Fixins, Inc. and Subway
“Next year will be our 30th year, and we plan on doing it big,” Johnson said. “We hope to see everyone next year on August 14.”
The Piqua Optimist Club will hold their annual TriStar Soccer Contest on Aug. 26 at Pitsenbarger Park, field number 3. Registration from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Boys and girls ages six to 13 are invited to demonstrate their soccer skills and compete for trophies in their age groups.
There will be drawings for everyone who participates for two gift cards for $2 .
For more information, call John Bertke at (937) 773-8363.
Shelby County Shock Fastpitch softball will be holding tryouts for a 10U team.
Tryouts will be held on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at Sidney High School.
For an alternative tryout date, contact Jake Shell at 937-638-7741.