17th annual Jim ‘Mudcat” Grant golf tournament benefits local charity

APALACHIN (WBNG) — The 17th Annual ‘Mudcat" Grant All-Star Golf Tournament kicked off on Thursday morning. The event started off on a high note; Jim "Mudcat" Grant sang the National Anthem.

"It’s a wonderful day. The charities that we’ve had we’ve raised, over the years we’ve raised a million 500. That’s good too, so I feel real good about it," Mudcat said. 

The tournament benefits four local charities, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Binghamton, Broome County Urban League, Community Hunger Outreach Warehouse (CHOW) and Catholic Charities.

"As a whole it’s great to see the local community leaders come together for such great local causes, you know I think that’s the most important thing," J.B. Bump, general manager of Links at Hiawatha, said. 

Mudcat was especially pleased with how the weather cooperated for the tournament. 

"Look at the sunshine, you see, it was cloudy at first but now, because of this tournament, we got it all worked out and we’re ready to go," Mudcat said. 

adwpadmin

adwpadmin

More News

Your Weather Authority

Owego
25°
Delhi
31°
Norwich
A pretty quiet forecast

A pretty quiet forecast

Scattered snow showers Tuesday

Connect With WBNG
Top Stories

NY Dem: Illegal payments ‘impeachable offense’ if President Trump ordered

The top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee says he believes it would be an "impeachable offense" if it's proved

NY lawmakers to study mental health help in juvenile justice

Two committees of New York state lawmakers are examining the level of mental health services provided in the state's juvenile

Disgusting food museum

The Disgusting Food Museum has opened in Los Angeles, CA.

Police: Man burns down own home

State police say a man burned down his own home in Pennsylvania.

Largest turnout for Endwell Christmas in the Park

Santa and his reindeer spent Sunday afternoon in Endwell. The annual Christmas in the Park event provided holiday cheer while

Scroll to top
Skip to content