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Tenth Annual Kent Finanger '54 Golf Classic

  • Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015
  • Time: 9:30 am – 7:30 pm
  • Location: Tuscany Falls Golf Club at Pebble Creek - Goodyear, Arizona

Saturday, March 14, 2015

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 14, 2015. 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.

Mission Statement
To provide an enjoyable and memorable day for alumni and friends of 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 - $105/person
Brunch and Dinner Only - $45/person
Dinner Only- $30/person
Mulligans (sold at event) - $5 each
Raffle tickets (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.

Register online HERE
Purchase a Tee/Green Sponsorship and/or make a donation HERE

Golf Outing Committee
Karen (Swain) '62 and Glenn Austad '62, Dan Finanger '87, Lois and Kent Finanger '54, Amy (Silseth) '84 and Jay Ganske '82, Gregg Luther '90, Lila and LaRoy Luther '60, Gretchen Luther, Karin (Knutsen) '61 and Clay Lyon '61, Diane (Hoveland) '63 and Loren Moen '61, Lloyd Nelson '51, Ruth and Roald Nelson '54, Terry and Armin Pipho '60, Deb (Dahl) '81 and Tim Rilley.

Additional Information

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.

For a pdf of the 2015 Kent Finanger '54 Golf Classic brochure, please click here

Questions? Contact Sherry Alcock, Alumni, 563-387-1505

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