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Golf Classic to be held at Silver Lake Country Club

Annual fundraiser benefits student scholarship program

Chicago (July 7, 2006) – Tee off with Saint Xavier University at the 10th annual Golf Classic at 9 a.m. Tuesday, August 1, at Silver Lake Country Club in Orland Park. The outing helps raise money for student scholarships; last year’s event raised more than $84,000.

Registration for an individual golfer is $250, which includes green fee and cart, lunch, dinner and prizes. Raffle tickets can be purchased: one for $25 or five for $100. Prizes include a set of men’s professional Calloway clubs, a set of ladies’ clubs, roundtrip air transportation with American Airlines, and more than 15 other prizes. Winners need not be present at time of drawing.

Henry Bros. Co. is the presenting sponsor of the golf outing. Other major sponsors include American Airlines, Kinsella Landscape, Linear Electric, Inc., Ozinga Bros. Inc. and Tuitman Enterprises, Inc.

Located at 147th Street and 82nd Avenue in Orland Park, Silver Lake Country Club is one of the finest golfing facilities in the Chicagoland area, with more than 300 acres devoted to golf, including two championship 18-hole courses and one 9-hole executive course, providing challenges to golfers of all skill levels. 

To make a reservation or find out more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Saint Xavier University’s Office of Special Events at (773) 298-3311 or specialevents@sxu.edu. 


Contact: Special Events
(773) 298-3311 or specialevents@sxu.edu. 

Saint Xavier University, a Catholic institution inspired by the heritage of the Sisters of Mercy, educates men and women to search for truth, to think critically, to communicate effectively, and to serve wisely and compassionately in support of human dignity and the common good.

Saint Xavier University Media Relations: 773-298-3325
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