Chips & Divots: Upcoming Tournaments

Practice your swing, hit the driving range, and gear up for several upcoming Cape May County golf tournaments. There’s no better opportunity to show off your skills on the green than at the following tournaments and invitationals that each benefit a great local cause.

Atlantic Cape Community College Scramble “Fore” Scholarships
October 10, 2014
Cape May National Golf Club – 834 Florence Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204

Net proceeds from the tournament fund scholarships for students attending Atlantic Cape and support the Foundation. This year’s tournament will be held on Friday, October 10, 2014, at the Cape May National Golf Club. The tournament begins with registration at 10 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 11 a.m.; Scramble rules apply. This year’s tournament will feature a variety of skills competitions.

The entry fee is $150 per player and includes lunch and dinner. Singles and four-person teams are welcome to sign up. For more information, contact Torrina Bennett-Michael at (609) 463-4672 or e-mail

Cape May County Firemen’s Convention 23rd Annual Golf Tournament
September 11, 2014
Avalon Golf & Country Club – 1510 N Rte 9, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

The annual tournament is held on the Thursday prior to the New Jersey State Firemen’s Convention. The tournament tees off at 8 a.m. For more info and to register, visit

CMC Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Classic
September 18, 2014
Stone Harbor Golf Club – 905 N Rte 9, Cape May Court House

This scramble formatted event will begin at noon with a shotgun start featuring a “tasting on the tees” dining arrangement directly following the Chamber’s Monthly Business Meeting.

Tournament registration is $175 per player and includes warm‐up, greens fees, entry into all skills contests, delicious food and beverage tastings on the course, along with other refreshments along the 18 holes of play, and an awards reception. The course will feature four contests including Closest to the Pin, Hit the Boat, Hole‐in‐One and Player’s Long Drive.
Check‐in and warm ups begin at 11:30 a.m.

Pre‐registration for the tournament is required. For more information or to register as a player or sponsor, contact the Cape May County Chamber of Commerce at 465‐7181, ext.104 or visit the Chamber’s Golf event web page at

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