Golf Classic to Benefit Athletics, Brock Scholarship Fund
September 6, 2011
Former St. Louis Cardinal and National Baseball Hall of Famer Lou Brock will host the 19th Annual Lou Brock Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 26, at Bogey Hills Country Club in St. Charles, Mo. All proceeds from the event will benefit Lindenwood University athletics and the Lou Brock Scholarship Fund.
The event will include registration and lunch at 11 a.m., a “Chip off the ol’ Brock” contest at noon, and a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. A social hour will take place at 6 p.m., and an awards dinner is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.
Tournament polo shirts and other souvenirs will be given to each player. Participants will also receive an item autographed by baseball legend Lou Brock.
The cost to participate in the golf scramble is $1,200 per four-person team or $350 per individual.
All golfers and sponsors will be invited to a dinner auction at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts on the main Lindenwood University campus in St. Charles.
Auction items will include autographed sports memorabilia, dinner with Lou and Jackie Brock, a trip with the Brocks to the St. Louis Cardinals’ spring training in Jupiter, Fla., a trip with the Brocks to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., and more.
The cost to attend the dinner auction is free for golfers registered in the tournament, $50 for guests of golfers, and $125 for those not participating in the tournament. A 10-person table may be reserved at a reduced cost of $1,000.
To register for either event or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jane Baum, Lindenwood University Athletic Development Director, at 636-949-4427 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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