Many Alabama Sports Hall of Famers to participate in "World's Largest Shotgun Start"
BIRMINGHAM -Nearly 50 Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Inductees and Distinguished Sportsmen will be present at nine Robert Trent Jones Golf sites across the state for the 3rd Annual ASHOF Championship. On Monday, October 5th, players at each course will tee it up at 1:00pm for "The World's Largest Shotgun Start".
Opportunities are still available for golfers to register a team at each site. Listed below are locations where ASHOF Inductees and Distinguished Sportsmen will be present:
THE SHOALS (Muscle Shoals) HIGHLAND OAKS (Dothan)Dennis Homan Bobby HumphreyHootie Ingram Terry Henley Mike Kolen Wimp Sanderson Tom York (Dist. Sportsman)
HAMPTON COVE (Huntsville) GRAND NATIONAL (Auburn/Opelika)Jimmy Key Ken Rice Tommy Lorino Condredge Holloway Joe Beckwith David HouselJohn Stallworth Mel Rosen Joe Ciampi Rex Frederick Kenny Howard Joe CribbsDon Mincher Jennifer ChandlerBuck Johnson Sonny SmithBill Legg (Dist. Sportsman)SILVER LAKES (Anniston/Gadsden) MAGNOLIA GROVE (Mobile)Don Salls Oliver RobinsonJackie Burkett Tom BanksLloyd Nix Ray PerkinsJerry Wilson Robert Brazile Tony Nathan Lee Roy JordanBob Baumhower Dr. Ed Dyas
OXMOOR VALLEY (Birmingham) CAPITOL HILL (Prattville)
Alex Grammas Dr. David Bronner Hubert Green Buddy McClintonElbert Jemison Bart StarrVirgil Trucks Tommy Brooker Jeremiah Castille Hall Thompson CAMBRIAN RIDGE (Greenville)Jack Warner Larry Blakeney Charlie Hannah Larry Willingham
The event is a four-person best-ball team scramble. The number of teams per course is limited to 25. The low gross and low net winners from each course will play the Ross Bridge course in Birmingham on Monday, Oct. 19, to determine the 2009 ASHOF Team State Champions.
The cost is $600 for a team; or $850 to be a Hole Sponsor which includes a team. To sign up, go to the ASHOF Website www.ashof.org, or enter a team by calling toll free 877-323-6665.