Thursday was another gorgeous day for qualifying at the 30th Anniversary of the UT Tyler Suddenlink ​Patriot Million Dollar Hole in One on campus at UT Tyler.

Ronnie Yates of Tyler hit 6" from the pin to become an Early Bird qualifier, and hit in the Finals at Hollytree Country Club on Sunday. Rodney Owen of Tyler participated in Corporate Lanes invited by Donna Cummings Photography, but then bought shots, and qualified in the Public Lanes at 23".

Our list of corporate qualifiers is as follows: Andy Albright of Tyler with Albright Solutions, Erich Habermhel of Tyler with Donna Cummings Photography, Tommy Stanfield of Tyler with Jeff Callens Allstate Insurance, Neal Maynard of Tyler with Kayani, and Dwight Thomas of Hideaway with RPR Construction.

Total shots for Saturday were: 3,012 at $1 per shot that's over $3,000 raised in scholarship money for students at UT Tyler. Help us increase the amount by supporting the UT Tyler Patriot Suddenlink Hole in One all week. We begin qualifying again on Friday morning at 11 a.m.

Ladies who purchase shots are eligible to enter a drawing to win a LeVian Chocolatier Collection Necklace courtesy of Jim's Jewelers. The drawing will be held when qualifying concludes on Saturday May 14th.

Friday is Seniors Day where seniors, 65 and older, who purchase 25 shots will receive an additional 10 shots free. They may also enter into a drawing for a $50 gift certificate to Greenburg Turkey.

Public Lanes will be open to the from 11 a.m. -7p.m. Two seniors will qualify during that time in addition to our regular qualifiers.

Friday Night Lights will begin at 7 pm. During this time, we will qualify someone each our from 7-11 p.m.