CSU Athletics Department teeing up for tournament

Registration for Clayton State University’s annual “FAN-Raiser Golf Tournament,” is under way.

The event, hosted by the unversity’s athletics department, will take place Monday, May, 14, at the Lake Spivey Golf Club, located at 8255 Clubhouse Way, in Jonesboro.

John Shiffert, director of university relations, said those interested in participating can sign up as individuals, or as a team. “The individual registration is $100, prior to May 4, and $125, from May 5 up until the day of the tournament,” said Shiffert. “Teams can register for $380, prior to May 4, and for $450, from May 5 up until the day of the tournament.”

In addition, he said, hole sponsorships are available for $150, and individuals and businesses can also donate prizes and gifts for the participants.

Shiffert said lunch will be served at 11 a.m., followed by the start of the tournament at noon. All proceeds from this event, he said, will go to CSU’s athletics department.

“This marks the 17th year that Clayton State Athletics has hosted the FAN-Raiser Tournament at Lake Spivey,” said Shiffert. He added that the department will accept both checks and credit card payments (VISA and MasterCard) for registration. Checks should be made out to the “CSU Foundation.” For more information, call (678) 466-4679.