BAKERSFIELD, Calif.-CSU Bakersfield Athletics will host their annual golf tournament to benefit the Roadrunner Scholarship Fund on Monday, Feb. 25 at Seven Oaks Country Club in Bakersfield, the event is presented by Golden Empire McDonald's Operators. A portion of the event's proceeds will also benefit the Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House, a charitable partner with Roadrunner Athletics.
Team participation has sold out but sponsorship packages are available and include team entry and other benefit s ranging from reserved tables at the dinner reception to course signage and logo placement on printed tournament materials. Check in begins at 10 A.M. with a shotgun start scheduled for 11..
The Roadrunner Athletics Golf Tournament helps raise funds for the Roadrunner Scholarship Fund which pays for student-athlete scholarships at CSUB. The Roadrunner Scholarship Fund also helps develop future local leaders, with over 65% of student-athletes at CSUB remaining in Bakersfield and Kern County upon graduation. CSUB student-athletes also donate over 3,000 community service hours to Bakersfield and Kern County while helping market the region with the unmatched national exposure they receive while competing for CSUB.
The Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House opens its doors to the families of seriously ill children being treated at Bakersfield Memorial Hospital and other nearby medical facilities. CSUB student-athletes regularly visit BRMH to deliver gifts during the holidays, perform clean up and yard work around the facility and interact with families staying at the house.