Bragging rights on line during Shriners Clash of the Clubs
Usually, playing in a PGA Tour seasoned-am is an person enterprise, however that isn’t so for the 2nd annual Clash of the Clubs to be played Sept. 30 at TPC Summerlin.
The occasion is the authentic Monday seasoned-am for the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open and functions four-player amateur teams from golf golf equipment around the country who are paired with a PGA Tour expert.
This yr, Charley Hoffman, a former UNLV All-American, and Ryan Palmer, a big Shriners Hospitals supporter, are co-website hosting the seasoned-am. Defending champion Aliso Viejo Country Club is confirmed to play and spots stay to be had to undertaking them for the title. Local teams from Southern Highlands, TPC Summerlin and Angel Park also are showed. All proceeds advantage the Shriners hospitals.
“We’re excited to have Clash of the Clubs return because it’s far a great pro-am format that lets in golf clubs across America the opportunity to compete with each other, and one team will stroll away with the trophy and bragging rights,” said Patrick Lindsey, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open government director.
Hoffman has performed inside the Shriners Open thirteen times with a exceptional end of fourth in 2014. For several years, Hoffman hosted the Monday pro-am to gain his foundation, but didn’t play in Las Vegas final 12 months because he fulfilled a purpose of playing in Asia in a match on the identical time as the Shriners.
Following the 2017 Shriners Open, he donated $one hundred,000 to the One October Las Vegas Victims’ Fund and overall has raised thousands and thousands for charities in his native San Diego and adopted fatherland of Las Vegas. Visit Shriners Hospitals Open.Com for Clash of the Clubs statistics.
Southern Nevada Amateur champs
Zac Frazier (Championship), Darrell Lutey (Senior), Harlan Braaten (Silver), George Yocum (Net), Jim LiCausi (Senior) and Stephen Sitar (Silver) won titles at the Southern Nevada Amateur, a Southern Nevada Golf Association major, at Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort last weekend.
Fischer, Helseth keep PGA of America domination
Anthem’s Troy Helseth is remaining in on his 5th immediately PGA of America, Southwest Section, Southern Nevada Chapter participant of the 12 months award. He leads Las Vegas Paiute’s Tom Fischer by extra than four hundred factors. Fischer, but, leads the senior division by four hundred points over Wolf Creek’s Darren Stanek and is in line to win his sixth senior participant of the 12 months award. The prestigious Southern Nevada Chapter Championship is July 15-16 at TPC Las Vegas.
Play both Boulder Creek and Boulder City golfing course for $sixty five through the stop of July.
Stars on, off path
A team from Southern Highlands offering widespread supervisor Jason Cheney, head expert Jim Delaney, assistant expert Brian Sanders and Southern Nevada Golf Association president and member Kenny Ebalo, raised approximately $30,000 by gambling 100 holes at TPC Summerlin on Monday within the Southern Nevada Junior Golf Association golf marathon. Others playing blanketed former SNGA president Tim Quinn and former UNLV All-American Jeremy Anderson. Total raised by all members became approximately $60,000.