August 6, 2012

Owens Community College Presents Annual Express Four-Person Golf Scramble, Aug. 18

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area residents are invited to enjoy a day of golf to benefit men’s golf student-athletes and the intercollegiate program as Owens Community College presents its annual Express Four-Person Golf Scramble. The event will occur on Saturday, Aug. 18.

Coordinated by the Owens men’s golf program, the golf outing will be held at Spuyten Duyval Golf Club in Sylvania. The event will feature 18-holes of golf, lunch and an awards program.

The four-person golf scramble competition will begin at 8 a.m. Owens’ event will conclude with participants recalling their golfing experience during a short awards program, which will recognize the top foursome, as well as the longest drive, putting and closest to the pin contests.

Individuals, businesses and organizations are invited to support the Express Four-Person Golf Scramble by entering a team. The entry fee is $75 per player and all proceeds from the event will benefit the intercollegiate athletic men’s golf program.

The Express golf team captured and/or finished tied for four match and invitational titles during the season, highlighted by a third-place finish in the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference Championship Invitational. The program also finished second in the NJCAA Region XII Sub-Regional championship after a round of 316 at Belmont Country Club in Perrysburg. Additionally, Owens placed fourth in the NJCAA Region XII Golf Championship. The men’s golf program is led by first-year Head Coach Josh Williams.

Space is limited. Individuals must register prior to the date of the Express Four-Person Golf Scramble. For more information, call (567) 661-2643 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2643.

Owens Community College is an accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as at the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit