47th annual Slavic Invitational tees off at golf courses around the Coast

The 47th annual Slavic Invitational is underway this weekend with more then 435 teams playing on five golf courses along the Coast.

The Slavic tournament started in Gulfport at Windance Country Club, but throughout the weekend, golfers will join in on the action at Sunkist Golf Club in Biloxi, all the way to the Pine and Cardinal in Diamondhead.

Tonight and tomorrow night, golfers will be treated to a dinner at the Biloxi Civic Center.

The Slavic Invitational is a way to bring people together to have fun while also raising money for a great cause. J. Vollmuth with the Slavonian Society said, “Our Slavonian Lodge, we do scholarships for the members children and grandchildren every year. Depending on how many people we have, we break it down and you know give them scholarships for the colleges of their choice.”

Sunday’s championship will be held at the Fallen Oak Golf Course in Saucier.

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