HICKORY – Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) will play host to its inaugural Red Hawks golf tournament on Sept. 16 at Catawba Country Club.
The four-person team scramble format tournament is set for a 9 a.m. shotgun start with check-in at 8 a.m.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Hawks Heroes program that provides the backbone for financial support for CVCC athletics.
Funds raised from the tournament will help provide scholarships for Red Hawks student athletes, athletic facility improvements and other program needs.
“We are excited to invite members of the community out for this special day while also highlighting our athletic successes,” Red Hawks Athletic Director Nick Schroeder said in a press release. “This golf tournament will be a key event in helping to provide opportunities for our student athletes here at Catawba Valley while also continuing the growth our athletics.”
Registration will be limited with a maximum of 26 teams participating.
Sponsorships at the tournament are available, including presenting sponsorships, gold sponsorships and silver sponsorships.
Hole sponsorship, player gift sponsorship and longest drive/closest to the pin sponsorships are also available.
There’s a discount for those who wish to serve as a hole sponsor and also participate in the tournament with a group of four.
Lunch will be at 2 p.m. following the competition. During that time, prizes and awards will be presented and a raffle will take place.
To register for the event, visit www.gocvcc.com/hawks_heroes/registration.
For more information on the tournament or sponsorships, contact Terri Livingston at (828) 327-7000, ext. 4510 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
— Reported by CVCC Sports Information