EAST LIVERPOOL Lou Holtz golf outing is June 25
Paul Hornung is among the celebrities scheduled to appear at a kickoff banquet.
EAST LIVERPOOL -- The Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame golf outing still has openings available for its golf outing, said publicist Gina Gulutz.
Tee-off time is 11 a.m. June 25 at Steubenville Country Club with registration from 9 to 10:45 a.m.
Three foursomes remain open at a cost of $250 per person or $1,000 per foursome to golf. The entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, brunch, cart, use of facilities and an awards banquet immediately following the outing plus a ticket to the gala banquet at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton, W.Va.
Attending the gala banquet will be Paul Hornung, 1956 winner of the Heisman Trophy and Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee; college coaches Barry Alvarez and John Majors; New England Patriots' running back Marc Edwards, former Chicago Bear Chris Zorich and '88 Notre Dame National Championship team quarterback Tony Rice.
The gala, which costs $50 per person, offers attendees the opportunity to meet and mingle with celebrity guests as well as participate in the auction. Among the memorabilia to be auctioned off this year are autographed items signed by this year's celebrity guests along with those of Bill Mazeroski, 2001 Baseball Hall of Fame inductee; Jason Kendall of the Pittsburgh Pirates; Joe Paterno, Penn State head football coach; and Dean Martin.
All proceeds from the weekend benefit the Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame.
An induction ceremony is set for 1:30 p.m. June 24 at the Hall of Fame, honoring this year's class: Coach Hank Kuzma of Steubenville, business owners Jim and Margaret Locke of East Liverpool; John A. Venesile, Ph.D., formerly of Wellsville; the late Rat Packer Dean Martin from Steubenville; Pfc. Melvin E. Newlin and C.A. Smith both of Wellsville and former sports editor William Van Horne of Martins Ferry.
For more information, call Gulutz at (330) 386-5443.