August 30, 2013

Baseball Sets Date For 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

Corpus Christi - The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi baseball team will host its third annual golf tournament, Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Gabe Lozano Sr. Golf Center in Corpus Christi.

Registration is now open for the event, with a variety of packages available for purchase. The tournament will be played in teams of two, but there are individual and team packages that can be purchased. Hole sponsorships are also available as well.

The lowest entry for an individual is $85 for the "Single" package, which includes golf for one and lunch. The other two options for individuals are the "Double" package for $135 and the "Triple" package for $305. Each of these packages includes golf for one, lunch, Adidas Islanders polo and a subscription to the Islanders Baseball Weekly E-Newsletter. However, the "Triple" package gives Islanders' fans a great opportunity, as it includes two season tickets for the 2014 season, as well as an Adidas Islanders hat.

There are three team packages available for purchase. The "Homerun," "Grand Slam" and "Walk-off Homerun" packages that mirror the "Single," "Double" and "Triple" packages, respectively, however, they are for teams of two instead. The entry for the  "Homerun" package will be $140, the "Grand Slam" package entry $230, while the "Walk-off Homerun" can be purchased for $355.

Registration on Saturday begins at 11 a.m., with lunch delivered shortly after. Every package will also feature free driving range balls for participants to practice prior to the 1 p.m. shotgun start. The tournament will wrap up around 6 p.m. with a ceremony of the winners.

On Sunday, Oct. 27, there will be an Islanders Baseball Alumni home run derby with batting practice starting at 1 p.m. followed by the competition 2 p.m.

The event will be conducted to serve as an opportunity to meet, develop and strengthen relationships between the coaching staff, baseball alumni, fans and friends of the program.

Interested parties should RSVP by Monday, Oct. 22. The form for the event can be found below and should be mailed to Islanders Athletics c/o Brett Gips, 6300 Ocean Dr. Unit 5719, Corpus Christi, Texas, 78412.

For more information or any questions please contact Assistant Coach Brett Gips via email at brett.gips@tamucc.edu or by phone at (361) 825-3252.

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Golf Tournament Registration Form