Date: Oct. 11 , 2011
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Chancellor Dworkin's golf team from left to right: Rex Richards, president of Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce; James Dworkin, chancellor of Purdue University North Central; Robert Falk, president and CEO of Purdue Federal Credit Union and Dave Williams, business development manager of Purdue Federal Credit Union.
PNC Chancellor's Invitational Golf Outing
Westville – The Purdue University North Central recently hosted its Chancellor's Invitational golf outing to benefit PNC Athletics as well as the PNC Alumni Association programs and activities.
The first place team included golfers Bert Cook, David Ortiz, Mike Mycka and Jay Pouzar.
The PNC golf outing has been the primary source of revenue for athletic scholarships, which help with recruitment and retention of student athletes. A portion of the proceeds from the outing will support alumni scholarships as well as alumni association activities and events that provide engagement and opportunities for students and alumni.
PNC recently added men's golf as its fifth NAIA-sponsored sport. PNC now offers intercollegiate golf, baseball, men's basketball, softball and women's volleyball programs.
Jay Williams, a 23-year PGA of America Member and director of Golf at Briar Leaf Golf Club in La Porte, will coach of new golf program.
Major sponsors of the Chancellor's Invitational included Harley Snyder and University Park Apartments, Design Organization, Gehrke Technology Group, The Herald Argus, Horizon Bank, IBEW Local 531, IKON Office Solutions, Lakeshore Landscaping, Maklease, McDonald's Restaurant Management Corporation, The News-Dispatch, Shoreline Sand Solutions, St. Mary Medical Center and Walsh & Kelly.
Plans are in progress for the next Chancellor's Invitational event on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 at Sand Creek Country Club. Contact email@example.com or 219-785-5697 with questions or to reserve a team or to become a sponsor.