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Latest News --- 2008 
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Sunday 21 September 2008:  The 7th Annual Brendan Grant Golf Tournament was held once again at Souther's Marsh Golf Course in Plymouth, MA under a perfect blue sky.  It was all smiles for a worthy cause.  The format was the same as in previous years using a Florida Best Ball format and a shotgun start.  Click here for the full story. 

Sunday, 15 June 2008:  The Seventh Annual running of "Brendan's Home RunTM" 5K Race & Walk took place on Father's Day 15 June 2008 at Belmont High School track.  Click here for the latest story and pictures.  Special thanks are given to our 2008 Presenting Sponsors Belmont Savings Bank and the Belmont Dental Group, as well as to our Contributing Sponsors Mt. Auburn Hospital, Belmont Lions Club, Belmont Wheelworks, and Champions Sporting Goods.  A map of the course layout and directions to the course starting location are available for those of you who may be planning on joining us next year. Once again this year we saw multiple records shattered.  The course used for Brendan's Home Run is certified by the USA Track & Field Road Running Technical Council (Certification Code: MA03028RN).  Click here for the story of last year's Sixth Annual Father's Day event.

Friday 6 June 2008: 
The seventh annual Brendan Grant Scholarships were awarded at the Senior Assembly at Belmont High School, Belmont, MA to class of 2008 graduating Seniors Jonathon Smart, Micaela Hebert, and Alexander Chipman-Shervish.  Click here for pictures and the full story. 

Friday & Saturday, 30 & 31 May 2008: 
The legendary Great Pretenders Reunion was an incredible success.  They're still shakin' at their 35th anniversary reunion tour.  The full story and photos are now available by clicking here.

Friday-Saturday, 23-24 May 2008: 
The Fourth Annual Brendan Grant Memorial Baseball Tournament was held at the beginning of Memorial Day weekend at the Brendan Grant Memorial Field.  This year's teams were Austin Prep, Belmont, Lynnfield, and Winchester, with Belmont coming away with the Championship crown for the second year in a row.  Click here for the full story and pictures.  

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8:  The Belmont Marauders Baseball Camp for boys and girls ages 5  to 13 holds this activity on six consecutive Sundays at the Belmont High School Field House from 2 March to 13 April 2008 to help young ball players sharpen their baseball skills.  This camp is now its third full decade of service to the youth of Belmont , and it's co-sponsored by the Belmont Recreation Department and The Brendan Grant Foundation.  The Belmont High School Baseball team helps run the camp, and proceeds go to the help defray their assorted costs including the annual Brendan Grant Memorial Baseball Tournament.

Saturday, 5 January 2008
:  The Seventh Annual Brendan Grant Wrestling Tournament was held at Belmont High School on Saturday 5 January 2008.  This year sixteen high school wrestling teams competed during this all day tournament, and the full story will be posted shortly.  The overall team winner this year goes to Josiah Quincy Upper School in Boston.  Click here for the full story.  Previously referred to as the Belmont Invitational Wrestling Tournament, this event has for the last 27 years been one of the premier High School Wrestling gatherings of its kind in the Northeast region. During the 1999-2000 season, Brendan was one of the Captains of the Belmont High School Wrestling Team.

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