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RHS Class of 1980 gives back through scholarship golf scrambleSubmitted: 08/19/2017
Mark Spillane
Mark Spillane
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mspillane@wjfw.com

RHS Class of 1980 gives back through scholarship golf scramble
HARSHAW - The Rhinelander scholarship golf scramble held its seventh annual outing at the Pinewood Country Club on Saturday. The event is put on by members of the RHS Class of 1980, and has raised $22,000 dollars since 2011. Outing coordinator Dave Robinson says it's all about giving back.

"We can give back to the community that we graduated from, that was the biggest thing, and we kind of said, why didn't we start this years ago?," said Robinson.

The scramble raises money through golf participants and raffle items. Last year's outing was rained out but the raffle and donations still raised $6,000. Robinson says he hopes another class of graduates might get involved going forward.


"I would like somebody in a younger class, we're the class of 1980, if we could get somebody out there that would want to take it over, maybe a class of '90 or class of '95 or class of 2000, if we've got somebody around here who wants to take it over I'd gladly help them get it going and keep going with it," said Robinson.

The cost to play is $75 per person and there are four players per team. For more information on the scramble, click on the link below.

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