Posted on 17 June 2013.
Ayesha Curry flips a golf ball to husband Stephen during Monday’s Curry Classic at River Run. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
The weather was just right and the stars were out Monday morning as Golden State Warrior Stephen Curry and his retired NBA star dad Dell Curry hosted their annual Curry Celebrity Classic golf tournament at River Run Country Club in Davidson. The event raised at least $77,000 for the Ada Jenkins Center, a regional social service center in Davidson. Read the full story
Posted in basketball, football, fund-raisers, golf, sports people
Posted on 04 June 2013.
Dell Curry (left) and Stephen Curry (right) posted with Ada Jenkins director Georgia Krueger before the 2011 Curry Classic. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net file photo)
Dell and Stephen Curry not only have a passion for basketball and golf, but also a passion for their community. On Monday, June 17, the father-son basketball duo will host their annual Curry Celebrity Classic golf tournament at River Run Country Club in Davidson to benefit the Ada Jenkins Center in Davidson – where Steph once volunteered while a Davidson College student. Read the full story
Posted in basketball, fund-raisers, golf
Posted on 04 May 2013.
Jackson Mauze ran 19:04 to win the Spartan 5K Road Race on Town Day Saturday in downtown Davidson. Alana-Lee Siddon was the top woman, clocking 22:25. Meanwhile, Davidson College junior Andrew Lantz won the 800 meters Friday at the Bob Pollack Invitational at Clemson University. Also below, a list of upcoming races, including three next weekend: the Jetton Park Triathlon in Cornelius, the Run Wild 5K and Wild Child Fun Run at Birkdale in Huntersville, and the Our Boys 5K and 10K in Concord. Read the full story
Posted in fund-raisers, running, triathlons
Posted on 28 April 2013.
KY Running won the team title at the Miles for Marnie 5K. From left: Russ Elliott, Kevin O’Neill, Marco Loureiro, Jeremy Collins, Mark McGoldrick and Pete Sousa. (Cara McGoldrick photo)
Glen Thompson easily won the third annual Miles for Marnie 5K on Saturday on the greenway in Davidson. See results for that race below, along with a schedule of upcoming races, including the Town Day Road Race on the Davidson Village Green May 4. Read the full story
Posted in fund-raisers, running
Posted on 25 April 2013.
A trio of area runners has organized a 2.62-hour run in Charlotte Sunday to honor victims of the Boston Marathon attacks and to support a local family directly affected. Meanwhile, this weekend brings the annual “Miles for Marnie” 5K and fun run, raising money for the Marnie Jude pediatric cancer foundation. And Community School of Davidson’s athletics boosters are the beneficiaries again this year of the Town Day Road Race, on the Davidson Village Green May 4. See our Running Calendar below. Read the full story
Posted in fund-raisers, running
Posted on 18 April 2013.
We hope you’ll consider pulling out your golf clubs and joining us on May 13 at River Run Country Club for the 2nd Annual Swing Fore A Child’s Place golf tournament to help provide summer camp for homeless children in Mecklenburg County. Read the full story
Posted in fund-raisers