The U.S. Long Drive Tour Championship is scheduled for Saturday, September 17th, 2016 at Catawba Country Club (1154 Country Club Rd, NEwton, NC 28658).
Known as the home run derby of golf, this free public events starts at 11am and features a variety of world champion long drive competitors.
Among the hitters slated to attend are Tim Burke, current and two-time world champion; Will Hogue, No. I-ranked hitter in the world; and Catawba Country resident Trent Scruggs ranked fifth in the world.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Catawba Regional Hospice.