Announcements

HAROLDO RODRIGUEZ
Sep 10, 2013
1st Annual K of C Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament

Memorial Golf tournament in Honer of Council 2785 members who are no longer among us.

The Knights of Columbus of Harlingen council 2785 will be hosting the First Annual K of C Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament to benefit The Martin Segura Scholarship fund. This event will be held at Tony Butler Municipal Golf Course on October 12, 2013. Tee time at 8:00 am. Entry fee will be $75.00 per player, 3 man scramble. Prizes will be first place, $900, second place $600, and third place $300. 1/3 of prizes will be in the form of gift cards from Tony Butler Pro Shop. Door prizes, goodie bags, longest drive, and closest to the pin prizes will also be given away. Registration deadline is October 4th.
  The Knights of Columbus were started with the principle of Charity. This scholarship fund awards $1,500.00 in scholarship assistance to three recipients each year. If you are interested in participating, donating or help to sponsor this event please contact The Great Council 2785 in Harlingen 1701E Harrison, Harlingen TX. 78550. (956) 423-9044

sealykc3313
Sep 05, 2013
Sealy KC Iron Knights win 2013 K of C Softball National Championship

Sealy KC Iron Knights won the 34th Annual Knights of Columbus Softball National Championship in Columbia, Missouri during this past Labor Day Weekend.  This is the first Softball National Championship for Sealy, Texas.  2014 National K of C Softball Tournament will be held in New York City.  For more information, please visit http://www.nationalkofcsoftball.org.

Sealy KC Iron Knights (Council #3313)won the 34th Annual Knights of Columbus Softball National Championship in Columbia, Missouri during this past Labor Day Weekend.

Sealy KC Iron Knights team players included:  Joe Leivas, Preston Prado, Kevin Gregory, Michael Gregory, Matthew Gregory, Ken Bukowski Jr, Eric Bukowski, Kyle Tomlinson, Zach Tomlinson, Derek Kolafa, Mark Fernandez III, Willie Joe Fernandez, Larry Kuciemba, Cecil Trichel, Ward Hagen, Ken Bukowski, Danny Kallus, Stephen Kallus, Thomas Gregory and Chuck Tomlinson. 

2014 National K of C Softball Tournament will be held in New York City.  For more information, please visit http://www.nationalkofcsoftball.org.

Mark
Aug 26, 2013
Pablo Cortez
Aug 22, 2013
District Meeting for #73

Event to take place at 420 Telephone Rd. KofC Hall with all Grand Knights and Officers with Financial secretaries requested to attend.

Worthy Grand Knights of district #73 please make plans to attend the scheduled District Training on September 14,2013. Please bring your New GK planners, the meeting will take place at 420 Telephone Rd. from 8am till 12noon. Bring all your council officers and financial secretaries, this will be beneficial for all.

All questions call
SK Pablo Cortez DD#73
281-413-4116 cell
usmc1260@gmail.com

Mark
Aug 16, 2013
Mark
Jul 23, 2013
Mark
Jun 21, 2013
39th Annual Johnny Lopez 2013 Knights of Columbus State Golf Tournament

Brother Knights and Fellow Golfers,

Tournament Information:
The 39th Annual Johnny Lopez Knights of Columbus State Golf Tournament is being hosted by the Texas State Council and the Poth, Floresville and Pleasanton Knights of Columbus Councils.  The tournament this year will be held the weekend of September 27, 28 & 29, 2013 at two different golf courses.  One being River Bend Golf Club in Floresville, TX and the second being Pleasanton Country Club in Pleasanton, TX. 

River Bend Golf Club will host the Friday scramble tournament, which has a 1:00pm shotgun start.  The Saturday and Sunday individual tournament play will be played at both the River Bend course and the Pleasanton C. C. course, with an 8:00 Am., shotgun start both mornings.

Attached you will find a copy of the tournament entry form.  Be sure to complete all the information requested, including council and membership numbers.  Incomplete forms will delay your entry.  For those of you who may have not ever played or have not played in one of K of C State Golf Tournaments within the past five (5) years, to establish a handicap for our tournament you will need to submit a copy of your club handicap card or two score cards from two separate rounds of golf on a 18-hole golf course.  For those of you who have played within the past five years we will have a handicap on record for you.

The entry fee for the scramble is $70.00 per golfer and the entry fee for the individual two day tournament is $130.00 per golfer, and if you sign up to play all three days your entry fee will be $165.00.  Your entry fee must accompany the registration form.  Please make checks payable to: 
‘K of C State Athletic Fund”.

Player registration will be held at the River Bend Golf Course in Floresville, starting at 9:00am Friday morning and continuing until 6:00pm Friday evening.  Late registration will be held at Both Golf Courses on Saturday morning starting at 7:00am until 7:30am.

Being a smaller community, hotel/motel rooms are not as plentiful.  However we have a small block of rooms at the following locations:  (So you will need to book your rooms as soon as possible!)

FLORESVILLE
Super 8 – Just opened in April 2013
1500 Tenth St
Floresville, Tx 78114
830-393-1953
Basic Package 2 Queen Beds with kitchen $99 plus tax
1 King Bed with kitchen $99 plus tax
Deluxe Package 2 Queen Bed Suite with kitchen $119 plus tax
1 King Bed Suite with kitchen $119 plus tax
Continental Breakfast – No Pool

La Quinta Inns & Suites Open 4 Months
1910 10th St
Floresville, Tx 78114
830-542-3077
Block Rate 2 Queen Beds $145 plus tax
Big Breakfast Room with hot meals (eggs, etc) exercise room and pool and Gazebo with BBQ Facilities

Best Western Inn – 2 years old
1720 10th St
Floresville, Tx 78114
830-393-0443
Block Rate 2 Queen Beds $ plus tax
1 King Bed $ plus tax
Continental Breakfast – No pool

There is also a Holiday Inn Express being built and may be finished by the time of this tournament.

All three motels a really close together, in the immediate area there is a Dairy Queen, Sonic, Fried Chicken, Rice to Go, McDonalds, all on 10th st.  There are nicer restaurants nearby and the restaurant at River Bend is really good.

Jourdanton
Holiday Inn Express – New
350 Medical Dr
Jourdanton, Tx 78026
830-200-6378

Block Rate 2 Queen Beds $119 plus tax
1 King Bed $99 plus tax
Breakfast area and pool

Pleasanton
Best Western – New
1917 W Oaklawn Rd
Pleasanton, Tx 78064
830-569-1917

Block Rate 2 Queen Beds $169 plus tax
1 King Bed $149 plus tax

Super 8 – New but plain Jane
1913 W Oaklawn Rd
Pleasanton, Tx 78064
830-569-5587

Block Rate 2 Queen Beds $129 plus tax
1 King Bed $119 plus tax

These motels or about 5 miles from the Pleasanton CC, with numerous fast food and sit down restaurants in the immediate area.

All blocks will be listed under Knights of Columbus State Golf Tournament.


If you need additional forms please feel free to make copies.  Driving directions, mass schedule and tournament registration information will be sent with your golf confirmation letter.  Entry deadline is September 1, 2013 or after the first 220 individual entries have been received. 


Please pass along the word!
Daryl Entrop (Bear)
State Athletic Chairman
b1e9a5r4@att.net
254-718-4150

To help cut down on some of the expense of sending all this information out to everyone, if you have an e-mail address please send it to me so I can add your information to our e-mail mailing.
Thanks!

 

Mark
Jun 21, 2013
Mark
Jun 18, 2013
Mark
Jun 03, 2013


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