LSU UREC to Host Golf Tournament March 24
BATON ROUGE – LSU University Recreation, or UREC, will host the 2012 LSU UREC Open Golf Tournament on Saturday, March 24, at the LSU Golf Course that will begin with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. The tournament is open to the public and participants may register at the UREC Student Recreation Center through March 19. Registration fees for the four-person scramble tournament are $47 for LSU students, $55 for LSU faculty/staff and $65 for the public, and include greens fees, cart rental, lunch, contests, door prizes, awards and a donation to the LSU Foundation.
Proceeds from the tournament will be donated to the UREC Development Fund at the LSU Foundation that benefits more than 170 students employed by UREC. This fund provides financial assistance for student employees allowing them to attend regional and national conferences and workshops, obtain advanced certifications and training, and receive scholarships for books and studies.
LSU UREC would like to thank the 2012 tournament partners: Cybex, Life Fitness, The Cottages, Silk Screen Shop and Sonic Foundry.
Please visit www.LSU.edu/UREC for more information.
Media interested in covering the tournament may contact Scott Belanger, LSU UREC assistant director of marketing, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 225-578-1910 for more information.