ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The first day of the 2014 Bulldog Athletic Association Scholarship Golf Classic is in the books as close to 100 players played at the Country Club of Asheville to help raise money for the UNC Asheville Student-Athlete Scholarship Fund.


The second day of the tournament will be played tomorrow at the CCA. There are still a few spots opening to play at $500 per player. The tourney tees off at 10 a.m.


This year’s tournament is being presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. Also sponsoring this year’s tourney are Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Belk’s.  


Local community leaders Bruce and Carol Peterson are serving as Honorary Chairs for this year’s tournament.


Hole sponsors include Belk’s, Sports Clips, Jim Barkley Toyota, Skyland Automotive, Wild Wing Café, Southern Concrete, TD Bank, Signarama, Asheville, Chevrolet, Harry’s on the Hill, Clean Environments and Grove Stone & Sand.


Day one winners are as follows:


Flight Two First Gross: Darren Sloane, Kelly Bagwell, Scott Valentine, David Growdin.


Flight Two First Net: Richard Dearing, Dan Spears, Phillip Jarrett, John Stone.


Flight Two Second Net: Bruce Goforth, Joyce Goforth, Chuck Radford, Doug Hill.


Flight One First Gross: Keith Black, Phil Nichols, Adam Brown, Zack Garrison


Flight One First Net: Michell Hicks, Larry Blythe, Jim Owle, Al Wood


Flight One Second Net: Robert Hutchinson, Tim Moffitt, Durwood Dunlap


Closest to the Pin #6: Jim Owle

Straightest Drive #15
: Bill Burke