The 2020 Bishop L. Jonathan Holston Golf Classic benefiting Africa University will be held Monday, Sept. 28, at the Orangeburg Country Club, 2745 Griffith Drive NW. The event, which is in its second year in Orangeburg after several years in Columbia, SC, will be played in a modified four-person captain’s choice. Registration begins at 9 a.m., with a shot-gun tee-off set for 10 a.m.
Interested persons and local and statewide businesses and corporations can support the tournament by entering a four-person team ($400) or through various sponsorship levels, including hole sponsorships ($125).
At last year’s (2019) event, which was in its first year in Orangeburg, twenty-four teams from across the Palmetto State participated in the tournament which raised over $35,000 to benefit Africa University and its students, according to James (Jim) Salley, an Orangeburg native and the Associate Vice-Chancellor for Institutional Advancement at Africa University.
For additional tournament information, contact tournament director, Rev. Robert Harper at (843-875-2117, or Robert@knightsvilleumc.org. Interested persons may also contact Jim Salley (615-340-7438), Lillian Adderson (803-603-5915), Bill Hamilton (803-378-6165), and Rev. Joseph Abram (803-571-0158).