|The eighth annual Norman Malone Memorial Mayor’s Golf Tournament is set for Wednesday, April 18, at La Porte’s Bay Forest Golf Course. Proceeds benefit the La Porte Education Foundation.
Corporate sponsors for this year’s event include Walmart, Gringo’s, Gulf Winds International, and the Port of Houston Authority.
Shotgun starts will begin at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. The format is a four-person scramble with two flights, with the second flight based on average tournament score.
The tournament fee is $100 per person or $400 per team, which includes green fee, cart fee and range balls. Breakfast and lunch are provided for the first flight, and lunch and dinner are provided for the second flight. A fajita dinner and awards will follow tournament play.
Team and hole sponsorships are available for $500, and hole sponsorships are available for $150. Tent sponsorships are $500.
Prizes, based on a field of 120 players, are $100 for first place in each flight, $75 for second place; and $50 for third place. Door prizes donated by local businesses will also be awarded.
“Norman’s dedication to the enrichment of the children in our community was a foundation of his life work,” said Ann Malone, wife of the late mayor. “Continuing this work in his memory through the Education Foundation allows us to carry on that mission.”
Checks may be made payable to the La Porte Education Foundation, and contributions are tax deductible. Entry forms are available on the Bay Forest Golf Course web site at www.bayforestgolf.com. Forms and payment may be mailed to Bay Forest Golf Course, 201 Bay Forest Drive, La Porte, Texas 77571. Corporate checks are welcomed.
For more information, call Bay Forest Golf Course at 281-471-4653 or the La Porte Education Foundation at 281-604-7001.