Alumni Association Sets Golf, Tennis Tournament

The Alumni Association of Palm Beach Atlantic University has set its annual golf and tennis tournament and auction for Saturday, October 5, at the PGA National Resort & Spa.

The tournaments, which are open to the public, will raise money for the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.

The golf tournament begins at 7 a.m. with breakfast followed by a helicopter ball drop at 8:15 a.m. A shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. begins the tournament where golfers will compete on the Champion and Squire courses. In addition to an enjoyable round of golf, participants will compete for prizes for the closest-to-the-pin, longest drive, Beat the Pro and more. Arrigo Dodge ? Chrysler ? Jeep of Palm Beach and Tire Kingdom provide par 3 hole-in-one prizes.

Front Row:  James King with Palm Beach Central High School; Jean Marseille, Jr. with Legacy Realty & Development LLC; Co-Chairs: James W. Johnson, CPA, CFS with Blue Ocean Capital and  Tim McDulin with Golf One Software, LLC.; Mark La Padura with Saxon Business Systems. Back Row: Maria O’Carroll and Delesa Morris with Palm Beach Atlantic University, Jeanne McMann with NextEra Energy Resources.

After golf, players will enjoy lunch and an exciting auction, featuring an array of sports memorabilia and weekend resort packages. The cost for the tournament is $275 per player, which includes cart, greens fee, breakfast, lunch and a tournament golf shirt.

Registration and breakfast for the tennis tournament begin at 7 a.m., and the tournament gets under way at 9 a.m. The cost is $125 per player and includes a mixed-up tennis tournament, tennis shirt, breakfast and lunch. The awards luncheon will be held at 1 p.m.

Proceeds from the tournament help deserving PBA students pay for their college education. The Alumni Association recently awarded 35 annual scholarships, which are renewable by undergraduates who remain in good standing at the University.

Title tournament sponsors include Pepsi Beverages Company, Tire Kingdom, Saxon Business Systems, The Weitz Company, Templeton & Company, P.A., Arrigo Dodge ? Chrysler ? Jeep, Preferred Printing and PGA National Resort and Spa. To become a sponsor, register or donate items for the auction, call 561-803-2972.

CLICK HERE to register for the tournament and to pay online.

The 26th Annual Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Scholarship Golf Tournament committee consists of co-chairs Tim McDulin with Golf One Software and  James W. Johnson, CPA, CFS with Blue Ocean Capital; Beth Charbonneau with Leisure Time Coins; Weston Cotton with Cotton King; Ray Dorsey with IOA Insurance Office of America; Robert Elliott with Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office; Chris Gryskiewicz with Templeton & Company, P.A.; James King with Palm Beach Central High School; Mark LaPadura with Saxon Business Solution; Jean Marseille, Jr. with Legacy Realty & Development LLC; Zach McElroy with Bear Lakes Country Club; Jeanne McMann with Next Era; Tyler Newbolt with Palm Beach Atlantic University; Cheri Pavlik with Leo A. Daly; Beth Thomas with Saxon Business Systems; and Jamie Zugelder with Palm Beach Atlantic University.