Chicagoland Saluki Scramble Set for July 25

    Deerfield Golf Club will be the host to the 25th Annual Chicagoland Saluki Scramble

    Deerfield Golf Club will be the host to the 25th Annual Chicagoland Saluki Scramble

    June 23, 2014

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    CARBONDALE, Ill. - Saluki Athletics invites you to the 25th Annual Chicagoland Saluki Scramble, which will be held on July 25 at Deerfield Golf Club in Riverwoods, Ill. The outing is limited to the first 144 golfers, so register today to ensure your spot on the course with Saluki Athletics coaches and administrators.

    Check-in for the Saluki Scramble starts at 11:30 a.m., and play begins at 1 p.m. with a shotgun start. After the round, there will be a reception that includes awards for the winning team, dinner, a silent auction and raffle items.

    Proceeds from the event benefit Saluki Athletics in many ways. Past outings have supported the Abe Martin Field renovation, softball stadium, new baseball scoreboard, ticketing system, academic study room, Saluki Way and the Saluki Athletics Scholarship Fund (SASF). The event has raised more than $400,000 since 1989.

    Individual entry fees are $700 ($240 tax deductible) for a foursome or $175 ($60 tax deductible) for a single entry. Registrants receive two beverage tickets per golfer. SIU alumni who have graduated within the last five years may register for $125 ($60 tax deductible). Non-golfers who wish to be eligible for drawings and course events can register for $20. The entry fee includes dinner, greens fees, golf carts and a participation item.

    A variety of sponsorship opportunities are also available, ranging from a $75 cart sponsorship to a $1,500 Maroon Sponsorship. For more information or to register, download the event brochure HERE or contact Jake Erickson at (618) 453-5408 or Erickson@siu.edu.