CROSSVILLE — Dan Schlafer, current Cumberland County school board member from the ninth district and a former coach and administrator in Cumberland and Monroe County school systems for more than 40 years, was one of 12 persons indicted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame on April 20. Clockwise, Schlafer is joined by retired TSSAA executive director Ronnie Carter. Schlafer shows off his award. He is joined by daughter, Danielle, who flew into Nashville from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill to be with her dad. Son T.D., left, flew from Atlanta and joins his dad at the entrance of the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame in the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.
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Women's Open under way through Saturday
The 16th annual Golf Capital of Tennessee Women's Open Championship is under way through Saturday at Stonehenge Golf Club; however, activities kicked off Wednesday evening at the Fairfield Glade Conference Center with a dinner for the players and volunteers.
Clay Crushers bring home two medals from national competition
The Cumberland County Clay Crushers/Cumberland County Youth Shooting Sports competed in the Scholastic Shooting Sports Federation (SSSF) National Championship at the World Shooting and Recreation Complex in Sparta, Ill July 14-19 and came away with two gold medals in trap.
16 under par claims Steinmann tournament victory
Twenty-two teams enjoyed beautiful weather Saturday afternoon at Lake Tansi to support the annual Mike Steinmann/Salvation Army Golf Tournament.
Golf Capital of Tennessee Women's Open Championship gets under way Thursday
The 16th annual Golf Capital of Tennessee Women’s Open Championship is set for July 31-Aug. 2 at Stonehenge Golf Club in Crossville. This season marks the 11th anniversary for the event to be hosted in Crossville and the sixth consecutive year that the championship will be at Stonehenge, accoring to the Tennessee Golf Association.
CCHS opens golf season
The Cumberland County High School golf teams opened the 2014 campaign by splitting their matches with District 6AAA foe Rhea County Monday at Dayton Country Club.
SMHS golf opens season
The Stone Memorial Panther golf teams opened the 2014 season with two matches over the last week.
Former champs headline Women's Open
Two former champions headline the 108-person field for the 16th annual Golf Capital of Tennessee Women's Open hosted by the Tennessee Golf Association July 31-Aug. 2 run at Stonehenge Golf Club in Fairfield Glade. There are 35 professionals and 73 amateurs listed in the tournament pairings released by the Tennessee Golf Association last week.
Elementary jamboree set Aug. 9
The Cumberland Elementary football jamboree will be played Aug. 9 at Jet Stadium. There will be four quarters of action with several activities scheduled for halftime.
Register now for Tansi POA club championship
The annual Lake Tansi POA club championship will be held Aug. 9-10 for both men and women.
Mullinax crowned champ, brings home awards
Carys Mullinax, 11, of Crab Orchard, competed in two karate tournaments over the last four weeks — the KFCI World Championship June 14 in Pigeon Forge and the 19th annual Gold Bar Challenge in Atlanta, GA, July 19.
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