Sports Briefs for Friday, April 19


Elma football fundraiser set up

A four-man scramble golf tournament has been established by the Elma High School Football Booster Club for Saturday, April 27 at the Oaksridge Golf Course in Elma.

The fundraiser for the Elma High School football program will have a 9 a.m. shotgun start and all teams must be at the course for registration by 8 a.m.

The entry fee is $40 per person or $160 per team, including green fees, team prizes for the top-six teams and a BBQ lunch at the old clubhouse following the tournament.

Teams and players can pre-register for the tournament at the Oaksridge Golf Course pro shop at (360) 482-3511.

Kingma leaves WSU basketball team

Washington State confirmed that former Oregon Ducks basketball player Brett Kingma, who redshirted at WSU this past season, is no longer with the Cougars.

Kingma, a guard who walked on at WSU after seeing limited action as a scholarship player at Oregon in 2011-12, had hoped to obtain a scholarship for 2013-14.

Kingma averaged 25 points per game as the Washington Class 4A Player of the Year at Jackson High School in 2010-11.

Daily World and wire services