SOURCE: SemperComm Foundation

September 18, 2007 10:38 ET

Media Advisory: SemperComm Golf Classic

SPRINGFIELD, VA--(Marketwire - September 18, 2007) - The SemperComm Golf Classic will be Friday, Sept. 21, at the Fort Belvoir Golf Club in Alexandria, VA. The event will raise funds for the SemperComm Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to supplying morale-boosting communications and entertainment equipment, software and services to small, overseas remote U.S. military bases.

Hosting and playing through the tournament are television celebrities Karri Turner, best known for her role on "JAG," and Matthew Labyorteaux, best known for his role on "Little House on the Prairie."

The event is a four-person scramble tournament with a shotgun start. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m., and the tournament starts at 2 p.m. During registration and following the tournament, a three-combination putting contest, with a $10,000 grand prize, will be available to all participating golfers. Dinner and an awards presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Media is invited to attend and cover the event. Media wishing to cover the event must notify SemperComm by 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20, to be added to Fort Belvoir's access roster. Members of the media must be escorted by a base public affairs officer while on the installation. Unregistered and unescorted media personnel will not be admitted. Media must arrive at Fort Belvoir's Tulley Gate and request to be escorted to the golf course by the base public affairs officer.

If your organization would like to cover this event, please contact Steve Rosa at 703.923.7612 or at srosa@sempercomm.org with any questions or specific needs.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Steve Rosa
    703.923.7612
    Email Contact