Registration for Detroit News/GAM Hole In One Contest closes Aug. 29

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Michael Swafford of Wayne takes his best shot in last year's Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest at Whispering Willows.

The Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest is back.

If you've ever had a hole in one, you're eligible to enter.

This year’s contest is Monday, Sept. 11, from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., on the No. 7 hole at Whispering Willows Golf Course in Livonia.

Players will be placed in appropriate competitive divisions, and prizes will be awarded in each division.

Registration for this year's contest closes on Aug. 29.

Last year's winner was Jim Loschiavo of Livonia, who put one of his two shots 2 feet, 5 inches from the cup.

To enter the contest, email the following information to golf@detroitnews.com: Name, address, age, gender, phone, email, course and date of hole-in-one, and preferred tee time for the contest (morning or afternoon).

If you prefer, you can send the information via postal mail to: Hole In One Contest, Detroit News sports, 160 W. Fort St. Detroit, MI, 48226.