10th Annual Jimbo DeVries Scholarship Golf Tournament on Sept. 20

The 10th annual Jimbo DeVries Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2008 at the beautiful Bowling Green Country Club.  The tournament begins at 8:00 a.m. with a shotgun start.

The Jimbo DeVries Scholarship has awarded over 20 scholarships since its inception and continues to grow in size and scope.  This year, three individuals will be recognized: a graduating senior from DeVries’ High School Alma Mater (Meade County) who is attending WKU; the best pledge, as voted on by his peers, from DeVries' Fraternity each semester; and the "Outstanding Walk-On" for WKU's Football team, in honor of Jimbo DeVries’ involvement with WKU's program.

An auction follows the tournament that includes:

  • Sideline passes to a WKU Football Game
  • Courtside seats to Men's and Women's Basketball Games
  • Golf memorabilia signed by Jack Nicklaus, Kenny Perry and Lee Trevino
  • Footballs signed by Brian Urlacher, Dan Marino, Jim Kelly and others
  • Baseball and Hat signed by Pete Rose
  • Basketball signed by Rick Pitino
  • Luxury Box Tickets for Nashville Predators and a concert at the Sommet Center
  • Football, Basketball, Baseball and Volleyball sports camps

Signup details and other information can be found at http://www.wkujimbo.com.