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Golf Classic Sponsors, Players Chip in for Pharmacy Education

June 3 Tournament at Wildcat Golf Club Raises $5,000 for Pharm.D. Students

Houston 6-12-2013 - UH College of Pharmacy extends its sincere thanks to the 2013 UHCOP Golf Classic sponsors and players for another successful tournament at Wildcat Golf Club in support of UH Pharm.D. students.

A final tally of proceeds is pending, but early estimates indicate the tournament raised approximately $5,000 for Pharm.D. students at the college.

This year's sponsors were:

Gold Sponsor - Drs. Jeff ('05) and Jennifer ('05) Harrison

Silver Sponsors - Brookshire Brothers Food & Pharmacy; Walgreens

Red & White Sponsors - Kip Lackey & Pitney Bowes Foundation; Shara Zatopek ('74)

Cougar Sponsors - Dr. Chi Ngo Chen ('02); Dr. Doug Eikenburg; Fred Emmite ('77); Porter Everts; Melchor Garza; Harold Pieratt ('61); Lauren Tolat

Winners of the team and individual competitions were:

Low Gross (57) - Fred Emmite ('77), Chad Readinger, Dick Schneider
and Rick Schneider ('04)

2nd Low Gross (58) - Jeff Hall ('02), Dan Metzen, Brian Parrish and
Jimmy Washburn

Low Net (53) - Robert Flores, David Gutierrez, Jeff Rahn and Ken Williams

Closest to the Pin - Leslie Myers ('94) and Danny Rich ('83)

Longest Drive - Pei Jen Lin and Jeff Hall ('02)

For details about sponsorship opportunities or other information for the 2014 Golf Classic, please contact Shara Zatopek at 713-743-1262.