Aug. 1, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS - The first-ever Gopher Men's Golf and Gopher Women's Hockey Golf Open will be held Monday, Sept. 16 at Southview Country Club in West St. Paul.
Registration is now open for the event and includes green fees, golf cart, range balls, gift package, lunch and dinner, and a donation to both programs. Please see the attached brochure for more information including sponsorship opportunities.
The event is set to being at 11 a.m. with registration with play starting at 12:30 p.m. The golf competition will consist of two formats, best ball and scramble. Teams will choose which format they would like to compete in at registration. Following golf will be a social hour, live and silent auctions, dinner and a program. All proceeds from the even go directly to support each program's service funds.
Teams use those funds to supplement their budgets for acquiring goods and services that otherwise would be unaffordable. The ability to acquire these items enhances the experiences for current and future student-athletes at the University of Minnesota.
The event will be limited to the first 128 paid registrations. To help eliminate confusion, golfs are encouraged to send on paid registration form per team. Teams of less than four will be paired up by the tournament committee. The tournament will be played rain or shine.
Completed registration forms should be detached and sent to:
GMG & GWH Golf Open
Attn: Eric Bakke
516 15th Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
All inquiries for the event should be directed to Eric Bakke at (612)624-4859 or at email@example.com.
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