BIG RAPIDS – Registration is now open and spots are expected to fill up fast for the 38th annual Ferris State University football Golf Outing, which is slated to take place on Saturday, June 26, at Clear Lake Golf Club near Big Rapids.Individuals interested in taking part in the four-person shotgun scramble, which is sponsored by the FSU Gridiron Club in conjunction with the Bulldog Athletic Association (BAA), are encouraged to sign up fast. It serves as one of the Ferris State football program’s primary fundraising events. The shotgun start will be held on a first-come, first-serve basis.
The Bulldog Football golf outing returns to Clear Lake for the eighth-straight year after a strong turnout each of the past seven years, which has helped create momentum for FSU’s six consecutive NCAA postseason playoff appearances.
The golf outing will get underway with registration and lunch on June 26 starting at 11 a.m. The rules meeting will begin shortly after with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Following golf will be a cocktail hour with the evening dinner served in the clubhouse at Clear Lake at approximately 6:30 p.m. Door prizes, auction, raffle and awards will follow the evening meal with a social at Buffalo Wild Wings in Big Rapids later in the evening. A great package of team and individual prizes will be awarded for winners in several divisions.
The cost for this year’s event is $125 per player for golf, which also includes greens fees and a power cart, along with lunch and a dinner. In addition, several sponsorship packages are available.
Contributions and proceeds from the event directly contribute to the continued success of the Ferris State football program. Individuals are encouraged to submit their online registration along with complete payment as soon as possible to guarantee participation in the football golf outing as the event is limited to only 40 teams.
For questions about this year’s golf outing, please contact Football Golf Outing Chair Bill Scheible at 231-796-7135 (work) or 231-349-6440 (cell) or each out to Jake Daugherty at (231) 591-2411 or by email at: JakeDaugherty@ferris.edu.
More information, along with the online registration form and online credit card payment system, is available online at FerrisStateBulldogs.com/information/golfoutings.