SOURCE: Cherilyn Eagar for Congress 2012

Cherilyn Eagar for Congress 2012

August 30, 2011 13:03 ET

U.S. Congressional Candidate Cherilyn Eagar & PGA Champion Billy Casper Host Benefit Golf Tournament

Sport Celebrities Include Pro-Football All-American Chad Lewis, Former MLB First Baseman Wally Joyner & Former MLB Pitcher Vance Law

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - Aug 30, 2011) - U.S. Congressional candidate Cherilyn Eagar and former PGA champion Billy Casper have united to host the Billy's Bash golf tournament in support of Eagar's congressional campaign and the Billy Casper Youth Foundation on Tuesday, September 27th at the Golf Club at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. The benefit tournament is open to the public; those interested in sponsoring and / or registering to play can register at

The foursome cost to join is $1,200; to ensure a celebrity player is on your team is $2,000. Tournament sponsorships range from $500 to $5,000 including bronze, silver, gold, and platinum levels, as well as putting green, driving range and cart sponsorships. For more detailed event information, contact Rachel Harmon at 801.859.GOLF (4653) or

"We are thrilled to host our first campaign fundraiser at Thanksgiving Point. It's a fabulous time of year in Utah to play -- especially for those with 2012 elections top of mind," said U.S. Congressional Candidate Cherilyn Eagar. "The celebrity tournament will be our first fundraising milestone. But, more importantly, it brings together professional athletic greats such as All-American, Super Bowl titleholder and tight end Chad Lewis, former MLB pitcher Vance Law and Atlanta Brave Dale Murphy in support of a tremendous, non-profit organization, Billy's Kids, which is focused on fostering youth self-esteem toward a better America."

Utah's sports radio station KFAN / 100.3 FM will be onsite broadcasting during the event.

About The Billy Casper Youth Foundation
With the kids in mind, Billy Casper Youth Foundation is convinced that all of us can make an investment in the future of this country through Youth Community Development Programs. Our kids will lead America into the next century. We believe every child is entitled to an educational experience that combines scholarly inquiry, technical skill development and discovery.

About Cherilyn Eagar
With a lifetime of conservative political experience, Cherilyn Eagar has prepared well for political election or appointment. Her qualifications are demonstrated through consistent strong work ethics and her support of principled values. Eagar has served her community in charitable, family advocacy and conservative political activist roles. In 2010, Eagar ran for the U.S. Senate seat in Utah and was recognized for presenting the "most inspirational speech of the day" at the Utah Republican Convention. Eagar continues to be involved in many issues, providing strategic leadership, research and solutions in connection with pending legislation at the state, national, and international levels. For more information about Cherilyn Eagar, go to or Facebook and Twitter.

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