The Colonel Jenrette Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on October 13, 2017 at Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail – Grand National in Opelika, AL. Check in will begin at 8:00 a.m. and refreshments will be provided once the tournament has concluded. The tournament will be played on the par 3 course.
In honor of Colonel Bill Jenrette, Lyman Ward has renamed this event as the Colonel Jenrette Memorial Golf Tournament. Colonel Jenrette was a mentor to countless faculty members, staff, and cadets. He was fully committed to the academy and constantly pushed others to become leaders on campus and in the community. All proceeds from this tournament will be used as scholarships for cadets attending the academy.
The cost for participating in the Colonel Jenrette Memorial Golf Tournament is $125 per player. This includes $40 in tickets and fees with an $85 tax deductible donation to the academy. A team of four players can register for $400 per team. This includes $160 in tickets and fees with a $240 tax deductible donation to the academy.
There are numerous sponsorship opportunities available. The hole sponsorship is $250 and will include logo recognition at the assigned hole. There are 18 hole sponsorships available. The corporate sponsorship is $1,000. This sponsorship will include logo recognition on all printed materials as well as verbal recognition during the refreshment period following the tournament. Finally, the event sponsorship is $5,000 and will be the presenting sponsor of the tournament.
In addition, the Colonel Jenrette Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on Lyman Ward’s Homecoming weekend. The Rangers will battle on the gridiron against Ezekiel Academy at Lyman Ward Military Academy. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m.
Lyman Ward Military Academy is looking forward to a great Homecoming weekend. As a reminder, standard golf etiquette and apparel will be required to participate in the tournament. Registration will close on September 30, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact:
Director of Development
Friday October 13, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. : Registration and Breakfast at Robert Trent Jones – Grand National
8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. : Opening Remarks
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. : Golf Tournament
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. : Lunch and Closing Remarks
2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. : Break
5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. : Alumni Reception with President Norrell
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. : Lyman Ward Military Academy Homecoming football game
Hampton Inn 256-234-2244
1551 Elkhatchee Road
Alexander City, AL 35010
Holiday Inn Express 334-749-5250
1801 Capps Landing
Opelika, AL 36804
Fairfield Inn and Suites 334-742-2590
2257 Interstate Drive
Opelika, AL 36801