May 2, 2000
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State men’s basketball coach Steve
Robinson will host the first Steve Robinson Celebrity Golf Tournament on
Monday, May 22 at Capital City Country Club.
Portions of the proceeds will go to the FSU Roundball Club in the
name of Godfrey Smith, a former longtime Seminole Booster who passed away
last year. Other portions of the proceeds will help provide assistance for
Aubry Boyd, a former Seminole basketball player (1987-91), who was left
partially paralyzed and wheelchair bound after an accident in 1995.
The event begins with the Champion Chevolet Dinner on Sunday, May
21 at 6:00 p.m. at the University Center Club. On Monday, check-in and
registration for the tournament begins at 8:00 a.m. at Capital City. The
tournament opens with a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. Lunch will immediately
follow after play.
The tournament format calls for a scramble and the top three teams
will receive commemorative awards. Also prizes will be awarded for long
drive and closest to the pin. Additionally, a cash and a new car will be
awarded for a hole-in-one.
Tickets to the dinner and reception on Sunday evening are $30.
Tournament play is priced at $100 per player or $325 per team. Tournament
participants are invited to the dinner on Sunday night.
For additional information, please contact Guy Morgan of the
Florida State athletics department at 850-644-2547 or e-mail him at