The Canisius College athletic department will hold the 17th annual Blue & Gold Golf Classic and Auction Monday, August 4, at Lancaster Country Club in Lancaster. This year's event will mark the first time the tournament will be held at Lancaster Country Club, a course that dates back to 1927 and measures 6,568 yards from the tips.
The event will feature a 1 p.m. tee time, with accommodations for 144 golfers. Cost for the event is $175 for one golfer or $700 for a foursome. That price includes a full day of golf, lunch, on-course refreshments and an open bar and sit-down dinner following the event.
For more information call event chair John Maddock at 716-888-2977.
A tee sign is available for $125, which is a four-color action photograph of a Golden Griffin student-athlete on an 18 x 24 sign placed on a designated tee. The sign, which is suitable for framing, is given to the sponsor at the conclusion of the day's activities.
A corporate foursome costs $750 and includes all golf events for four people along with a tee sign and recognition at dinner.
Admission to just the open bar and dinner, which starts at 6:15 p.m., costs $60 per person.
Sponsorships are available for a wide variety of opportunities, including golf balls, lunch, dinner, driving range and putting contest.
The event benefits the Blue & Gold Club, which is the official fundraising organization for Canisius College athletics.