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Sports Briefs — September events

Race More for Macemore

YADKINVILLE — The annual Race More for Macemore 5K run/walk will be held on Sept. 17 at Collide Church in Yadkinville. The walk/run will begin at 9 a.m. and will go through downtown Yadkinville. This event honors Austin Macemore, who died at the age of 19 after a courageous race against cancer. On his inspirational legacy and passionate spirit to help others, Big A Ministries was founded. His ministry supports others battling serious health conditions, missions, the YMCA, athletics and scholarships for local college bound students. To register, go to http://www.active.com/yadkinville-nc/running/distance-running-races/race-more-for-macemore-2016.

Shrine Club golf tournament

BOONVILLE — The Elkin Jonesville Shrine Club will hold its annual golf tournament at Silo Run Golf Club in Boonville on Sept. 30. Tee time is set for 1 p.m. The tournament will be a four-player captain’s choice format. Entry fee is $240 per team ($60 per player), with cash prizes for the winning teams plus closest to pin and most accurate drive prizes. Lunch will be served for players from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Entry deadline is Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. For more information or to register, contact John Day, tournament chair, at 828-477-4031.

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