Twelfth Annual Kent Finanger '54 Golf Classic

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Please join fellow alumni, parents, and friends of Luther College for brunch, a day on the golf course, and dinner at the Norse Athletic Association Kent Finanger Golf Classic on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Finanger was a professor in the health and physical education department, chairing the department from 1964-1996. As a coach at his alma mater, he logged nearly 90 seasons of coaching in five sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, and track and field. Finanger's teams won 21 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference cross country team titles in 27 years. He guided Luther's cross country team to the 1985 NCAA Division III national title.

This Year's Golf Classic is Celebrating Men's and Women's Track and Field at Luther College.

Tuscany Falls Golf Club at Pebble Creek
16262 W. Clubhouse Drive
Goodyear, Arizona


Activity Time
Registration Begins 9:30 a.m.
Brunch 10:00 a.m.
Shotgun Start 12:30 p.m.
Reception 5:00 p.m.
Dinner and Awards Program 6:00 p.m.
Wrap-Up 7:30 p.m.

Brunch, Golf, Cart, and Dinner - $125/person
Brunch and Dinner Only - $50/person
Dinner Only- $32/person
Mulligans (sold at event) - $5 each
Raffle tickets (sold at event) - $5 each
Tee and/or Green Sponsorship - $100 each

Examples of possible sponsorships are individual, family, business, and/or combined with your Luther classmates. Sponsorship donations are fully tax deductible and will go to the Norse Athletic Association.

NOTE: A silent auction, live auction, and raffle will be held. To donate items to the auction or raffle, please contact Deb Rilley '81 at (602) 881-4815. Raffle tickets can be purchased at registration for $5 each or 5/$20.

Golf Outing Committee
Karen (Swain) '62 and Glenn Austad '62, Barb (Erickson) '67 and Ron Dodd '67, Dan Finanger '87, Lois and Kent Finanger '54, Amy (Silseth) '84 and Jay Ganske '82, Gregg Luther '90, Lila and LaRoy Luther '60, Karin (Knutsen) '61 and Clay Lyon '61, Linda (Ladd) '64 and Steve Messer '64, Diane (Hoveland) '63 and Loren Moen '61, Lloyd Nelson '51, Terry and Armin Pipho '60, Deb (Dahl) '81 and Tim Rilley, Jane and Rick Theiler '72, Diane (Mallu) '65 and Bob Thompson '65

In Memory of Golf Outing Committee Members
Marilyn Larson, LaVern Luther '60, and LaVine Nelson

Additional Information
For questions, please contact the Luther College Alumni Office by email at [email protected] or by phone 563-387-1861 or 800-225-8664.

Directions to Tuscany Falls at Pebble Creek
I-10 West to Exit 126, Pebble Creek Parkway. Go north (right) on Pebble Creek Parkway for two miles. At light, turn left, proceed to guard house and then straight ahead to the clubhouse.

2018 Kent Finanger Golf Outing
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Tuscany Falls Golf Club at Pebble Creek