Golfing Weekend Benefits Cancer Center
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"We are excited to make this an annual event and are extremely proud that we were so successful in the event’s first year," said Andy North, two-time U.S. Open Champion and golf commentator for ABC and ESPN. "Not only has the event been a memorable experience for all involved, it will have a lasting impact on cancer research."
As part of the event, 100 golfers enjoyed an exclusive weekend getaway package that included two rounds of golf at Trappers Turn Golf Club, a dinner party with Andy North, Tom Watson and Aaron Rodgers, a golf clinic given by Andy North and Tom Watson and $500 in golf apparel and equipment presented by Titleist. Golfers also received a two-night stay at Kalahari Resort. On Sunday evening, 500 dinner guests enjoyed a variety of delectable specialties prepared by Kalahari Resort chefs, a live and silent auction, a presentation by Andy North and Tom Watson and a musical tribute to Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra by the Dry Martinis.
Date Published: 07/09/2009