Golf tournament to benefit 8-year-old battling brain cancer

Golf tournament to benefit 8-year-old battling brain cancer
The tournament is August 12.

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A golf tournament is being put on next month at the Mattaponi Springs Golf Club to raise money for an 8-year-old girl battling brain cancer.

NBC12 has been following Sawyer Perkins' fight for years, and now a Strokes for Sawyer is being held August 12 to help her family out as she continues treatment at St. Jude's Hospital in Memphis.

Registration and open range beings at 7 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Awards will be given out at 1 p.m.

There are several contests - including a "hole-in-one" competition for a Lexus.

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