Fore! On Friday, October 23, the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame and Hurricane Club will present the 23rd Annual UM Sports Hall of Fame Celebrity Golf Tournament. Alonzo Highsmith, who rushed for nearly 2,000 yards in his UM career and helped lead the Hurricanes to their first National Title in the 1984 Orange Bowl Classic, will host.
The beautiful Biltmore Golf Course in Coral Gables is where fans who sign up will get the opportunity to play golf with Hurricane greats of the past. Hole In The Wall Pub will provide lunch. After swinging away on all 18 holes, the awards dinner will be held in one of the historic Biltmore Hotel's luxurious ballrooms. Entry fee includes golf, lunch, awards dinner, a goody bag and golf shirt.
Sponsorships for the golf tournament are still available for corporations and businesses. For information on sponsorships or to sign up your team, go to http://tinyurl.com/umgolftourney or contact UMSHoF Executive Director John Routh at (305) 284-2775 or Crystal Demps in the Hurricane Club at (305) 284-6699. , The event benefits the Hurricane Club.