MASON, W.Va. — Some of the best high school golf teams and individual golfers from West Virginia and Ohio will play at the Riverside Golf Course this Saturday. The occasion is the 20th annual Riverside Golf Course High School Golf Tournament. Tee times begin at 9:30 a.m. and run through 2.02 p.m.
Roane County and Charleston Catholic High School were both West Virginia state tournament champions in 2012. Roane County was the Class AA champs while Charleston Catholic won the Class A division. Both of these teams are among the favorites to repeat their victories at the state tournament this year.
Roane County is the returning Riverside Golf Course High School Champion while Charleston Catholic was the runner up. Other West Virginia teams playing with outstanding records include Buffalo and Scott.
Ohio also will be well represented with excellent teams from Belpre, Waterford and Warren Local scheduled to play on Saturday.
Area teams participating include Wahama, Point Pleasant, Ripley, and Ravenswood, as well as teams from River Valley, South Gallia, Meigs (both boys and girls teams), Southern and Miller.
Admission to the tournament is free. Rental golf carts will be available to the public.