The 6th Annual Nashville Sports Council Golf Tournament returned to Gaylord Springs on Thursday, June 19. All participants in attendance received a tee gift, lunch, access to skills contests/competition with prizes, post-event awards, a silent auction, and the opportunity to network with other Nashville Sports Council supporters. This was our best tournament yet with 33 teams, 130 golfers in attendance and $19,000 raised.
This year’s tournament included various skills competitions throughout the course. Congratulations to all our individual contest and team winners.
Individual Contest Winners
Longest Drive #1: Taylor Irwin (Fisk University)
Closest to the Pin #3: Charlie Collier (Baker Donelson)
Closest to the Pin #8: Paul Dennison (WKRN News 2)
Longest Drive #10: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)
Closest to the Pin #13: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)
Putting Contest: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)
Thank you to our Skill Contest Sponsors!
SP Plus--Longest Drive
Carter Ventures Media--Closest to the Pin
PAC Sports--Closest to the Pin Prize
AJAX--Closest to the Pin
1st Place First Flight
2nd Place First Flight
1st Place Second Flight
2nd Place Second Flight
All of our winners went home with various prizes and recognized at the post-event awards ceremony. Participants also had the opportunity to bid on various silent auction items before and after the tournament.
Proceeds from this event help the Nashville Sports Council achieve its mission. Since our inception in 1992, the Nashville Sports Council has hosted hundreds of major sporting events that have yielded well over half a billion dollars in direct economic impact. Continued support of the Sports Council through memberships and events like this allows the Sports Council to keep making a direct impact in the Nashville community.
104.5 the Zone
Belmont University Athletics
Bradley Arrant Boult Cummings
Brand Imaging Group
Carter Venture Media
DVL PR & Advertising
Nashville Airport Marriott
SP Plus Parking
Vulkan Fire Systems
WKRN News 2
Women Can Talk Sports
Longest Drive Sponsors:
Closest to the Pin Sponsors:
Putting Contest Sponsor:
DICK'S Sporting Goods
Fairfield Inn Suites Gulch
Holiday Inn Express Vanderbilt
Layla's Bluegrass Inn
Neal Clayton Realtors
Vulcan Fire Systems
Women Can Talk Sports
The Nashville Sports Council’s Annual Golf Tournament supports our organization and our mission to positively impact the economy and quality of life of the Greater Nashville Area by attracting and promoting professional and amateur sporting events.