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Annual Leonard golf scramble to benefit West Fargo's Alves

The 10th annual Brian Mattson Invitational Golf Scramble fundraiser is scheduled to take place June 8 at the Leonard Golf Course in Leonard, N.D.

This year's tournament will benefit West Fargo High School senior Ian Alves, who was diagnosed with a rare form of childhood cancer known as DSRCT. To learn more, visit Alves' Caringbridge site at

Registration on the day of the golf scramble begins at 11:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $75 per person, and includes a meal, 18 holes of golf, a cart, prizes and two drink tickets.

Teams will consist of four golfers each. Participants are asked to try an form a team to play on, but those unable to do so will be placed on a team.

The scramble also is looking for hole sponsors, which are $25, and the $10,000 cash hole-in-one contest, which is $190.

Side games will be going on during the tournament throughout the course, and are available for company inclusion.

To form a team or for additional information, contact Brian Mattson at 364-0660 or 306-4825, or