Field of Players Continues to Grow
With less than a month to go until the inaugural Patty Sheehan & Friends Golf Tournament the field of players continues to grow. Adding to the 26 confirmed players as of last week, 16 more â€œlegendsâ€ of golf Â have joined The Legends Tour event, slated for June 2 â€“ 5, 2011 at Hidden Valley Country Club. A list of new players is below and they join golfers including Pat Bradley, Amy Alcott, Betsy King and of course, World Golf and LPGA Hall of Famer Patty Sheehan.
In addition, locals can get a chance to putt with Patty Sheehan this Friday, May 13 at the Meet & Greet Putt with Patty for Charity event from 5:30 â€“ 7:30 p.m. at the putting green at The Summit. The funds raised benefit the Patty Sheehan Foundation supporting local nonprofits including Step 2, First Tee of Northern Nevada and CAAW. Complete details are in the attached media advisory.
New Players as of May 11, 2011:
Tickets for Patty Sheehan & Friends are $10 per day and are now available online. Admission for ages 17 and under and military personnel is FREE.Â Tournament proceeds benefit the newly-formed Patty Sheehan Foundation designed to support local charities and the Reno community. Hidden Valley Country Club is a 7,300 yard, 18-hole course designed by Mike Stark and Dick Bailey.