August 5, 1999 - by
Women’s Basketball to Hold First Annual Hoop Troop Golf Classic

Aug. 5, 1999

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida State women’s basketball program will be holding the 1st Annual Florida State Women’s Basketball “HOOP TROOP GOLF CLASSIC” on Monday, August 30, 1999 at the Golden Eagle Country Club in Tallahassee.

The “HOOP TROOP” is the FSU women’s basketball booster group which was formed to support the FSU staff and team by generating excitement and enthusiasm for the Seminole women’s basketball program.

The Classic will feature contests and prizes at selected holes including a $10,000 cash award from Tallahassee State Bank and a car from Toyota. The 1999-2000 women’s basketball squad will also be making its very first appearance. The team features five freshman, who together, make up the nation’s 8th-ranked recruiting class.

An awards reception and silent auction will be held following the tournament. Two sets of prizes will be awarded for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams.

The Golf Classic lunch begins at noon followed by a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. Golf will conclude at approximately 5:00 p.m., with the awards ceremony and silent auction immediately following.

Cost is $100 per player. Non-golfers are also welcome to join in the fun and support the team at the silent auction and reception for $30 per guest. For registration information, call the women’s basketball office at (850) 644-3641. Registration deadline is August 26th.

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