SOURCE: WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc.

March 10, 2008 10:23 ET

WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc. to Hold Online Qualifiers for the Million Dollar Shootout II

LAKE MARY, FL--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WEHI) announced today that it will partner with The Online Golf Challenge ( to run a ten-round qualifier for players to be part of the Million Dollar Shootout II (MDSO II). The qualifiers will be played online on ten of the world's best golf courses, including Bethpage Black and Pebble Beach. Twenty-two players of varying skill levels will qualify to participate in the production of MDSO II, which is scheduled for the fall of 2008. Each player will pay an entry fee of $49.99 for the ten rounds, with the revenue being shared equally by The Online Golf Challenge and WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc.

"This will be the most exciting event we have ever run," said John Tess, CEO The Online Golf Challenge. "We expect over 100,000 players to participate over the course of six months."

"Online gaming is the fastest growing segment of the Internet and we think it is only natural to hold our MDSO II qualifiers in this cyber venue," said Mike Pagnano, CEO, WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc. "The Online Golf Challenge will give thousands of more players from all over the world the opportunity to participate in the qualification process. It is a win-win for everyone involved." The MDSO II qualifiers are scheduled to begin in April 2008 and run through September 2008.

WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary WGL Entertainment, is the producer of the WGL Million Dollar Shootout Reality Television Series and several other made-for-T.V. sports entertainment events scheduled to be produced in 2008 and beyond.

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    Michael Pagnano
    WGL Entertainment Holdings, Inc.