Inaugural Tee Off For Tots
Monday, December 17th, 2012
Inaugural Tee Off for Tots Holiday Classic at Shingle Creek with 1080 The Team
Genesis Communications NBC Sports Talk 1080 The Team Orlando kicked off the inaugural Tee Off for Tots Holiday Classic at the Rosen Shingle Creek Golf Club. Orlandos drive time team, Tuck & ONeill, along with 1080 The Team members, collected toys early before the short gun start of the tournament at 8:30 AM.
Shingle Creeks Dave Scott, Mike Tuck, USMC Members and Jerry ONeill collecting toys prior to the shot gun start
Joined by USMC members of Central Florida, Genesis Communications and tournament participants were credited for collecting up to 200 toys for children in the Central Florida area for the holiday season.
Once all toys were loaded to completely fill a van, 1080 The Team started the two man scramble style tournament. With heavy fog to start the morning, as the day preceded the sun began to shine and it turned out to be a beautiful afternoon. The day continued with a post tournament luncheon that included an award ceremony and raffle, allowing all golfers to walk away with something with their help to raise toys for the children.
A foggy start on the putting green
1080 The Teams Tuck & ONeill ended their day with a live remote from Shingle Creeks porch overlooking the 18th green not a bad way to end a Monday.
Delicious cupcakes from our partner, Kupcake Kidz
Genesis Communications would like to thank all those that participated as well as joining partners: Kupcake Kidz, Tampa Bay Lightning, Champ, Panera Bread, Shingle Creek, and the USMC.