Lady Eagle golfers to host inaugural outing at The Fortress on July 31
The Frankenmuth varsity girls’ golf team will be holding its inaugural golf team outing at The Fortress Golf Course on Sunday, July 31.
The four-person, 18-hole scramble will begin with check-in and competition sign at 8am, with a shotgun start at 9am. Dinner, awards and prize drawings will take place at 2:30pm.
The cost is $100 per golfer and includes doughnuts and coffee, golf cart, prizes and a catered dinner by Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth following the round.
All proceeds will benefit the Lady Eagle varsity golf team. Registration is due by Monday, July 20.
Registration forms can be found on the FHS athletic website. The web address is www.frankenmuthathletics.com and follow the links to girls’ golf.
Mail registrations to the FHS girls’ golf Coach Doug Schneider at 420 Keinath Drive, Frankenmuth, MI. 48734. Make checks to Frankenmuth High School with a note: Girls’ Golf.
For more information, contact Schneider at 989-780-3814 or Schneider.D234@gmail.com.
The club was established in 2008 and they are not financially supported by the school district. In the first eight seasons, the varsity girls have qualified for the MHSAA state finals four times, including a third-place finish in 2015.
‘Muth has won the Tri-Valley Conference title the past two years, won their first-ever regional crown last year and they have had three players achieve All-State honors for multiple seasons. To date, to girls have earned college golf scholarships.
Last year’s team qualified fir Academic All-State with a combined 3.76 GPA.
Frankenmuth will also host its fourth annual The Patriot Cup golf tournament on Sunday, September 11, at The Fortress.
The event usually draws 20 of the top prep girls’ golf teams in the state and has a waiting list every year. The tourney begins with a 9/11 ceremony and commences with 18 holes of golf around 9am.
Several sponsorships are available for The Patriot Cup, including items for a personal gift bag for all the players.
Contact Schneider at the previously-written address and numbers for more information.