Press Box


MARQUETTE, Mich. â€Â“ The NorthernMichigan University Wildcat Club and Alumni Association Golf Outing is set forThursday, June 24 at the Marquette Golf and Country Club.  This is the firsttime the two organizations are combining to sponsor the event.  â€ÂœThis is a veryimportant event for us in terms of fundraising and reaching out to thecommunity, alumni and friends of NMU,â€Â Ken Godfrey, the NMU Athletic Director,said. 


The event is an important fundraiser for NMU and one thatpromises a great time to renew friendships and make new connections withWildcat alumni.  Golfing in the event will include Wildcat Club members, NMUalumni and staff, NMU Sports Hall of Famers and former NMU pro athletes.


The cost of the event is $100 which includes 18 holes ofgolf, dinner, prizes, golfer goodie bag and refreshments on the course ($55 isa tax deductible donation to NMU). Ã‚  Registration is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., golf carts at two per team will beprovided.  You may enter a team of five players or individual players will beplaced on a team.  The driving range will be open and lunch from the grill willbe available for purchase before the start of the outing.  A voice auction inthe club house, with several excellent packages, after the event will takeplace


Other sponsorship opportunities are available if you are notable to golf in the event.  For more information contact Bart Bartkowiak at(906) 228-8080 or the NMU Athletic Department at (906) 227-2105.




Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director