Dec. 14, 2006
Malibu, Calif. -
The Third Annual Pepperdine Baseball Big League Golf Experience is scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2007 at Sherwood Country Club in nearby Thousand Oaks, Calif. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Pepperdine baseball program.
Registration and check-in is scheduled for 8:15 a.m. with a shotgun scramble start slated for 10 a.m. The cost is $850 per person or $3,400 for a foursome. The entry fee includes breakfast and lunch on the course, deluxe tee prizes, a caddy and major leaguer in each foursome and a post-tournament awards dinner.
The list of current and former major leaguers who attended last year's event included Rich Aude, John Cummings, Chris Donnels, Matt Franco, Bobby Grich, Kevin Gross, Dave Hansen, Mickey Hatcher, Tim Laker, Mike Lieberthal, Kenny Lofton, Noah Lowry, Will Ohman, Kelly Paris, Rob Picciolo, Rick Rodriguez, Ron Roenicke, Steve Smith, Kurt Stillwell, Gary Templeton, Jared Weaver, Jeff Weaver, Steve Yeager and Todd Ziele plus former NFL star Marcus Allen.
This year's event also will include guest appearances by Pamela Anderson and Kid Rock.
"We are honored and thrilled to be able to host this event at such a prestigious venue like Sherwood Country Club and feel fortunate to have been able to line-up such an attractive field of current and former major leaguers," fourth-year head coach Steve Rodriguez said. "The first two years have been huge successes and we are looking forward to another successful event this year with all the proceeds going to the Pepperdine baseball program."
For more information, contact the Pepperdine baseball office at (310) 506-4371 or fill out the on-line form and fax to (310) 506-7459.