BINGHAMTON, NY – The Binghamton Devils, Southern Tier Hockey Association, Ice House Hawks and Binghamton Blizzard will present the 2019 Binghamton Devils Charity Golf Tournament benefitting youth hockey players in the Southern Tier.
The tournament will be held on Monday, Oct. 7, following the team’s home opener on Oct. 5 against the Utica Comets. Taking place at Traditions at the Glen, 4101 Watson Blvd, Johnson City, NY, the tournament will feature a captain and crew format offering each team the opportunity to golf with a member of this year’s Binghamton Devils hockey team.
“The Binghamton Devils are pleased to have the opportunity to support local youth hockey. Many Devils fans grew up playing and supporting the STHA, Ice House Hawks, Blizzard and other local youth hockey leagues and are now parents of the kids playing,” Executive Vice President of Operations for the Binghamton Devils Tom Mitchell said. “Giving back to the community and growing the game of hockey is our goal and supporting these organizations in the Southern Tier is part of that.”
Registration and lunch at the golf course., courtesy of Nezuntoz Café, will begin at 12:00 p.m. followed by a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. Participants will be able to enter various competitions held in conjunction with the tournament for prizes, including a hole-in-one, longest drive, five hole, and speed hole challenge. Following the tournament, there will be an awards ceremony and recognition dinner.
The Binghamton Devils Golf Tournament will also feature an online auction with all proceeds going back to youth hockey players. Auction items include:
- Jack Hughes signed draft puck
- 2017-18 Washington Capitals team-signed Jersey
- 2018-19 New York Rangers team-signed stick
- Frank Vatrano signed Florida Panthers Jersey
- Jimmy Vesey signed New York Rangers Jersey
- Chris Kreider signed New York Rangers Jersey
- Erik Karlsson signed San Jose Sharks Jersey
- Alex Tuch signed Vegas Golden Knights Jersey
- Dustin Brown signed Los Angeles Kings Jersey
- Joe Nieuwendyk signed Jersey
- Alex Ovechkin signed Jersey
- New Jersey Devils Tickets
- Buffalo Sabres tickets
- New York Jets Tickets
- Buffalo Bills Tickets
- New York Giants Tickets
- Jimmy Fallon Tickets
- Gift baskets from local businesses
- And more to come!
The STHA is a Youth Hockey Organization located in the Southern Tier of New York State that offers both House and Competitive Tier II Travel Programs, ranging from Mini-Mites through Midgets, ages 4 to 18. Striving to create and sustain an environment where participants exhibit pride and a desire to remain involved in hockey, the STHA will cultivate mutually supportive relationships while providing the opportunity to develop life skills that will serve players beyond the ice rink. For more information, visit stha.sportngin.com
The Ice House Hawks Special Hockey team provides opportunities for individuals with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities to safely enjoy the sport of hockey. The Ice House Hawks are a program of CreateABLE/Life is Washable, Inc. which provides creative family and caregiver supports to the special needs communities. Visit www.creatableny.org for more information.
The Binghamton Blizzard is a girls’ hockey program located in south central New York State. Offering both competitive and developmental teams that participate in leagues within the state, girls of any skill level are welcome to join. For more information on the Blizzard, please email BBGHAWebmaster@gmail.com.
If you have any questions, would like to become a tournament sponsor or require additional information, please visit www.devilsgolf.com. For media inquiries involving the tournament, please contact Addie Sejan, Manager of Media/Social Media and Community Relations for the Binghamton Devils at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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