NORFOLK, Va. – The 2010 Norfolk Admirals Golf Shootout will take place at Elizabeth Manor Golf and Country Club on Monday, October 11, 2010, the Admirals announced today.
One current Admiral player or an Admirals representative will be paired with every group. In addition, the tournament will feature several hockey-themed events, including the “Closest to the (Hockey) Stick,” “He Shoots, He Scores,” "Softest Hands by the Green," and “Five-Hole in One.” Prizes for the tournament are also hockey-based with Admirals season tickets, jerseys, corporate box seats, gift certificates and autographed memorabilia up for grabs.
The shotgun start is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. and the tournament will conclude with an awards ceremony, complete with food and beverages. To register for the tournament, become a sponsor of the tournament or for more details, please contact Admirals Corporate Sales Manager Dennis McEwen at (757) 640-1212 ext. 14. You may download a brochure and fill out a registration form on norfolkadmirals.com (click here). Simply click on the “Admirals Golf Shootout” under the Fan menu option.
Proceeds from the Golf Shootout will benefit Operation Smile and Admirals Angels. Operation Smile mobilizes a world of generous hearts to heal children's smiles and transform lives across the globe. Operation Smile’s network of volunteers works worldwide to repair childhood facial deformities including cleft lips and cleft palates. Operation Smile’s corporate headquarters is based in Norfolk.
The Admirals Angels program allows the Admirals to provide an enjoyable night of hockey for groups of disadvantaged children, people with disabilities, veterans and other deserving organizations throughout Hampton Roads. Since the 2005-06 season, more than 50 different businesses and friends have provided more than 3,500 tickets to the community through the Admirals Angels Program.
The Admirals will take on the Charlotte Checkers during a pre-season exhibition game at Norfolk Scope Arena on Friday, October 1. The Admirals' regular season home opener will take place on Friday, October 15, as the Worcester Sharks invade Scope. Tickets for both games will be on sale this September.
Don’t miss a minute of the action by purchasing your 2010-11 season tickets today. Season tickets start at just $350 while 10-Packs are available for as little as $110. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime!