All 7 local programs will play at Pine Creek -
All seven local high school golf programs have committed to participate in the annual Wilson County Cup, set Monday, Aug. 23 at Pine Creek Golf Course in Mt. Juliet.
The tournament, presented by Wilson Bank & Trust, will be played according to TSSAA rules and will feature an 8 a.m. shotgun start.
"We've got a new twist this year," tournament director Josh Marlowe said. "Wilson Bank & Trust will present $500 college scholarships to our boy and girls individual medalist."
Players will be treated to a lunch in the Pine Creek clubhouse followed by a trophy presentation.
Participating teams will include: Mt. Juliet, Green Hill, Watertown, Friendship Christian, Wilson Central, Mt. Juliet Christian and Lebanon.
"With all seven local schools participating, we're hoping this tournament will be be a highlight of the regular season," Marlowe, coach of the Wilson Central program, said.
Lebanon's boys and Wilson Central's girls won the 2020 Wilson County Cup while WC's Sarah Castle and Lebanon's Ryan Becht fired identical scores of 75 to take top individual honors.