Tupelo hosting tennis, golf tournaments this weekend

By NEMS Daily Journal

It’ll be a busy weekend for amateur golfers and senior tennis players in the Tupelo area.
The USTA Adult League Senior Mixed Championships state championship began Friday at the Rob Leake Park Tennis Facility and continues through Sunday. There are 212 players age 50 and older who
were scheduled for action in the three-day event. State winners
will move on to the USTA sectionals.
Also, Big Oaks Country Club in Saltillo is hosting a Golf Week Amateur Tour stop this weekend. About 50 golfers from around the state were
slated to tee off in the 18-hole event at 8 a.m. today.