Big Rapids, Mich. - The 10th annual Ferris State University Men's Basketball Alumni and Friends Golf Outing will be held Wednesday, July 24, at FSU's Katke Golf Course in Big Rapids, Mich.
All Bulldog fans and friends are invited to take part in the four-person scramble, which serves as one of the program's primary fundraising events. The 18-hole outing will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m., and a 9:45 a.m. rules meeting followed by a 10 a.m. shotgun start.
The entry fee, which is $80 per person or $320 a team, includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, a buffet luncheon at Buffalo Wild Wings following play, raffle, silent auction and many other activities throughout the round. A great package of team and individual prizes will also be awarded. In addition, members of the Bulldog men's basketball program and various FSU Athletics Department staff will be on hand throughout the day.
Business and individual sponsorships are also available, including tee sponsorships ($100) or a corporate package that includes a foursome and a tee sponsorship for $400. All proceeds from the outing support the men's basketball program.
For more information regarding either the outing or to register, please contact Interim Head Coach Andy Bronkema in the FSU Men's Basketball Office by calling (231) 437-0567. A registration form can also be downloaded from this page. Deadline for registration is July 21.
More information on Katke Golf Course can be found at www.katkegolf.com.
Ferris State's Katke Golf Course ranks among the finest University-owned golf courses in the United States. The course covers over 6,847 yards and is the highest point in Mecosta County, helping to define the scenic West Michigan landscape. Katke has won the Mecosta Country Peoples' Choice Awards for favorite golf range and favorite golf course in the area in recent years.
Designed by Robert Beard, Katke Golf Course opened for public play in 1974. The golf course has undergone some major renovations since 2004. Katke is a true test for any caliber of player.