SILVERROCK RESORT TO BE FEATURED
WHEN FOX SPORTS NET WEST 2 AIRS
JIM MURRAY SILVERROCK ALUMNI CHALLENGE, SUNDAY, JANUARY 15 AT 6 P.M.
Former Dodger Great and Hall of Famer Duke Snider Honored During
One-Hour Special Which Will Air Six Times Over the Next Four Weeks
LA QUINTA, CA. – The Arnold Palmer Classic Course at SilverRock
Resort will be featured during a one-hour special when Fox Sports Net
West 2 airs the Jim Murray SilverRock Alumni Challenge, Sunday, January
15, at 6 p.m. Former Dodger outfielder and Hall of Famer Duke Snider was
honored during the charity tournament which was played December 12-13.
Barry Lebrock and Robin Chamberlain are the announcers for the event
which will air six times over a four-week period. In addition to the
January 15 date, other airings of the tournament will be Sunday, January
22 at 6 p.m., Sunday, February 5 at 7 p.m., Wednesday, February 8 at 3
p.m., Thursday, February 9 at 4 p.m., and Sunday, February 11 at 11 a.m.
More than 5.5 million homes will have access to the show.
The 36-hole golf tournament was produced for television by Fourteenth
Colony Productions. Besides an interview with Snider, the show will also
highlight interviews and golf from some of the celebrities in the field
which included Smokey Robinson, Doug Sanders, Chase Utley, Tom Dreesen,
Fred (The Hammer) Williamson, Efren Herrera, Carlos Mencia, Bobby Grich,
Charlie Hough, Ron Masak and Ken Howard.
The Jim Murray SilverRock Alumni Challenge consisted of five-person
teams representing colleges and universities from across America
competing in a best-ball format using current handicaps. Money was
raised to provide seven journalism scholarships to students from
colleges and universities. In addition, players from the winning team
(University of Maryland) received the honor of having a $5,000 donation
made to the university of their choice.
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