Collegiate golf tournament to benefit Crime Stoppers

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The 2010 Collegiate Players Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, July 19 at the Santa Maria Golf Course.  The profits of the tournament will benefit Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers.

The tournament will be a modified scramble with a $175 entry fee.  Registration is will 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with tee off at 1 p.m.  Each team will be matched up with a collegiate player.

There will also be a $100 helicopter ball drop.  The balls will be dropped 250 feet from the Baton Rouge Police Department helicopter onto a designated green. The ball closest to the pin wins.  There are only 200 entries available and participants must be over the age of 18.

For more information about purchasing tickets for the ball drop or team packages, call Sid Newman at 381-7554.

Information taken from press release

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