Login  |   Register

On Now
Coming Up
  • Sun., Mar. 26, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Annual League Meeting Annual League Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Mon., Apr. 03, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Clubs with new head coaches may begin offseason workouts Clubs that hired a new head coach after the end of the 2016 regular season may begin offseason workout programs.
  • Fri., Apr. 21, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Deadline for Restricted Free Agents to sign Offer Sheets Deadline for Restricted Free Agents to sign Offer Sheets.
  • Fri., Apr. 21, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Cortez
    April 21, 2017
    Parque de Vida in Cortez, CO
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., Apr. 22, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MDT TackleSTEM: Cardboard Combine
  • Sat., Apr. 22, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Del Norte
    April 22, 2017
    High Valley Community Center
    1210 Grand Ave, Del Norte, CO 81132
    Click here for more information.
  • Wed., Apr. 26, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Deadline for prior club to exercise Right of First Refusal to Restricted Free Agents. Deadline for prior club to exercise Right of First Refusal to Restricted Free Agents.
  • Thu., Apr. 27, 2017 12:00 AM MDT 2017 NFL Draft The 2017 NFL Draft begins in Philadelphia and runs through April 29.
  • Fri., May. 05, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Fort Morgan
    May 5, 2017
    Legion Field
    219 S West St, Fort Morgan, CO 80701
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., May. 06, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Woodland Park
    May 6, 2017
    Woodland Park High School
    151 Panther Way, Woodland Park, CO 80863
    Click here for more information.

Print Friendly Version Convert to PDF Convert to RTF Related Assets
September 14, 2011

NEARLY $70,000 RAISED IN 7th ANNUAL COLORADO SPORTS HALL OF FAME GOLF CLASSIC

DENVER – The seventh annual Colorado Sports Hall of Fame Golf Classic, which was held Sept. 12 at The Broadmoor East Golf Course in Colorado Springs, raised approximately $70,000 for the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame Museum’s Colorado Golf Association and Gold Crown Foundation exhibits as well as its youth sports programs.

The Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, created in 1964, is located at Gate 1 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

“The continued success of this tournament is very important for the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, moving forward our youth programs and community initiatives, said Kile Powers, Chairman of the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame. “Our annual Colorado Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet, in its 48th year, has always been tremendous, but additional events like this and Championship Saturday, in its seventh year, help further our mission to continue supporting youth sports organizations in our state.” 

The Golf Classic was sold out at 120 players and featured a private players’ reception at Penrose House, donated by El Pomar Foundation, the night before the golf tournament. The Presenting and Silver Sponsor foursomes, as part of their sponsor package, received luxury hotel rooms at The Broadmoor.

MillerCoors Brewing Company again was the Presenting Sponsor for the Golf Classic and has been a long-standing supporter of the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame.

Silver Sponsors were Quaker Oats / Gatorade, Denver Broncos Stadium Management Company, Wells Fargo Bank, The Denver Post, AT&T Mobility, IMA of Colorado, Ecologic Industries, Colorado Golf Association, Colorado School of Trades, Centerplate, Envirotech Services, Douglass Colony Group, Stewart Title Guaranty, The Integer Group, Seigneur Gustafson & Dynamic Funding and ClearvoiceResearch.

Bronze Sponsors were RR Donnelley & Sons, Colorado Rockies Baseball Club, Altitude Sports & Entertainment, RubinBrown, Bruce Dodge / Jones Lang LaSalle, Mark Williams & Brian Cook, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck & Vectra Bank Colorado, and Nate Eckloff & Joel Varnell.

For more information on the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, please visit www.coloradosports.org, or call 720-258-3536.  


You must be logged in to view this item.





This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.