Cancer research center's annual Regier Golf Tournament Oct. 11
Monday, Sept. 9, 2013
MANHATTAN -- Golfers can help Kansas State University's fight against cancer at the 16th annual Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, Oct. 11. Proceeds will support the university's Johnson Cancer Research Center.
The four-person scramble will be at the Manhattan Country Club, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Dinner and prize disbursements will immediately follow the tournament.
Preregistration is requested by Friday, Sept. 20, but late and same-day registration will be accepted.
The tournament honors Rob Regier, a 1988 graduate of Kansas State University in pre-dentistry who died of cancer at age 26. Regier's parents, Sandy and Les Regier, and his brother and sister-in-law, Randy and Juli Regier, all of Overland Park, are the tournament's hosts.
The registration fee of $150 per person includes dinner and a souvenir item, and the tax-deductible portion is $90. Prizes will be awarded to top teams, hole contest winners and more.
The tournament's premier sponsor is Grand Mere Development, Manhattan. Additional sponsors are welcome, and all sponsors receive special recognition.
More information about participating as a player or sponsor is available at http://www.cancer.k-state.edu or by calling the center at 785-532-6705. Information about the Manhattan Country Club is at http://www.themanhattancountryclub.com.
Kansas State University's Johnson Cancer Research Center supports cancer research, training and public outreach. Its programs are made possible through private donations.