The Upcoming Events list is a public service of the Times News. To submit an event, email [email protected], fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323. Submissions must be received at least one week prior to the event and include sport, dates, deadlines, location and contact information.

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• TEE IT UP FOR BREAST CANCER, a Susan G. Komen East TN fundraising golf tournament will take place throughout October — Breast Cancer Awareness Month — at Cattails at MeadowView. Net proceeds benefit Komen East Tennessee’s Tri-Cities Region, supporting programs that provide screening and diagnostic services as well as Komen’s Patient Financial Assistance Program throughout our 24-county service area. Upon registering, participants will be provided with instructions on how to set up a convenient tee time in October. Go online at to learn more and to register; the fee is $100 (includes golf and cart fees, goody bag, team awards and a $10 credit for ProShop’s snack bar).

• BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS of East Tennessee fundraising golf tournament features a monthlong, socially distanced format this year at Avalon Country Club in Lenoir City. Visit to sign up for the October event. The entirety of the registration fee ($150 for a single player, $500 for a foursome) will help provide professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships for more than 700 East Tennessee kids. Call Tyler Boldin at (865) 206-0284 or email him at [email protected] for more information.

• McCARTY CEMETERY ASSOCIATION benefit golf tournament will be held Saturday, Oct. 3 at The Crossings in Jonesborough. Entry fee for the four-man, select-shot event is $220, and money collected will be used for upkeep on the history McCarty Cemetery. Call Tim Reece at (423) 926-8720 or (423) 767-4531 for registration and tee times.

• DAWN OF HOPE GOLF CLASSIC is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 26 at Johnson City Country Club. Entry fee is $120. Dawn of Hope is a nonprofit agency that provides a wide array of services to people with intellectual and/ or developmentally disabilities. For more information, go online at, email Heather Mullins ([email protected]) or Brooke Miller ([email protected]), or call (423) 722-1689.

• PIONEER CLUB GOLF TOURNAMENT, hosted by Tusculum, is set for Friday, Oct. 30 at Graysburg Hills Golf Club. The four-person captain’s choice event will begin with a 1 p.m. shotgun start following the noon lunch. Registration for the event is $300 per team or a special rate of $350 that includes a hole sponsorship; any team with Tusculum alumni gets gets $60 off the team entry fee (use discount code: ALUMNI at checkout). To learn more, contact Josh Ealy at (423) 636-7331 or [email protected]


• HIKE PAW PAW CREEK at Warriors Path in Kingsport starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3. Participants are asked to preregister at Meet at the Mountain Bike Trail parking lot.

• OVERLOOK HIKE at Warriors Path in Kingsport is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3. Participants are asked to preregister at Meet at the soccer fields parking lot.

• RIDGETOP HIKE at Warriors Path in Kingsport is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10. Participants are asked to preregister at Wear good hiking footwear and meet at the Mountain Bike Trail parking lot.