RICHMOND, Va. - The fourth annual Women’s Golf Classic sponsored by Sonabank took place on Monday, October 2nd at Willow Oaks Country Club. The event, put on by the Women For Women’s Athletics committee, raised over $35,000 for women’s sports teams at VCU.
Over 100 people participated in the event, which began with a breakfast and a champagne toast to kick off the morning. More than twenty teams then enjoyed a round of golf, followed by a luncheon.
Coaches and student-athletes were present throughout the day. Coaches from VCU’s women’s teams were at the event to greet golfers and to drive or putt with each foursome. Additionally, the golfers were joined by upperclassmen at lunch, who introduced themselves and shared their favorite memories as a VCU student-athlete.
Since the tournament’s inaugural year, the event has raised more than $135,000 for women’s athletics at VCU.