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June 28, 2013

Fairmont Field Club set for golf tournament

FAIRMONT — Open the playing field, because Fairmont Field Club is set to put on a show.

On Saturday and Sunday, the Fairmont Field Club will hold its annual golf tournament that features area stars.

Here, the competition is tight, the playing field is fast and the greens are greener than ever.

“We have an extremely strong field that will be represented by some of the tri-state area’s top golfers,” said Jim Martin, director of golf at Fairmont Field Club. “That is not a fabrication at all — it’s a very top-heavy field. It’s featuring Green Hills Open champion John Kingora. Other big names on tap are Bill Capelety, Nick Colantino and a few young high school athletes like Sterling Fitzwater. Our club champ, Doug Hannah, will also be there. Those all are guys who can win it.”

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