LIBERTY, NY (August 16, 2012) – On September 08, the Sullivan County Soap Box Derby will be holding the 1st Annual S.C.S.B.D. Golf Tournament, to benefit the youth racers of the area, both boys and girls, ages 7-17.
Included in the registration is, all the hamburgers, hotdogs, beer, soda, water, plus 18 holes of golf, the golf cart, and prizes. The fee includes dinner as well where all the prizes will be awarded. There will also be a 50-50 throughout the day.
The "Hole-In-One" prizes, (a car and others) are being sponsored by M&M Auto Group of Liberty.
The first year of the Sullivan County Soap Box Derby had with 37 cars participating.
Two winners, Ryan Parsons Jr. from Grahamsville, in a car sponsored by Craccolici’s On The Green, and Evan Madison from Livingston Manor in a car sponsored by Rolling V Bus, and representing Livingston Manor School, went for a whole week expenses-paid trip to Akron, Ohio to compete against 450 other racers from 40 states and 8 countries.
In addition to the need for continued purchases of necessary equipment, the committee would also like to be able to grant scholorships for the local winners as well. Participation in this golf tournament will help achieve this goal.
Get your foursome together and contact Cracolici’s and Sullivan County Golf Course at 845-747-4337. Let them know your preference for morning or afternoon.
Pre-registration is $70.00 per player or $75.00 per player at the door.
And consider purchasing a soap box car for your family, business, or organization. The committee wil be hosting construction clinics during the winter and spring. It is great fun for the kids and an opportunity to advertise your sponsors as well as show community support and spirit.
(Steve Lavelle, photo)