30th Sheetz-Pepsi Golf Tournament Tees Up

Event benefits Penn State Altoona Advisory Board initiatives

Published in CSP Daily News

ALTOONA, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona Advisory Board will hold the 30th annual Sheetz-Pepsi Golf Tournament on May 29 at Iron Masters Country Club in Roaring Spring, Pa.

The event begins with registration and a breakfast buffet at 9:30 a.m. followed by a shotgun start at 11:00 a.m. The tournament format is a scramble with handicap.

Registration is $150 per person and $600 per team, which includes breakfast, greens fee, cart, beverage and snack service, prizes, a gift, use of locker room and post-tournament reception and awards program.

The entry deadline is May 22.

Prizes will be awarded to the first, second and third-place teams overall and to the winners of six skill contests. Golfers will also participate in four hole-in-one contests sponsored by the Penn State Altoona Bookstore. The grand prize is $10,000.

Tee sponsorships are available for $100 for one and $150 for two.

All proceeds benefit Advisory Board initiatives that support Penn State Altoona.

Purchase, N.Y.-based PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Its main businesses are Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola.

Altoona, Pa.-based Sheetz Inc., with more than $6.6 billion in revenue for 2013, operates more than 470 c-stores throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Ohio and North Carolina. It offers a menu of Made-To-Order (MTO) subs, sandwiches and salads, ordered through unique touchscreen orderpoint terminals. Sheetz currently ranks Mo. 87 on Fortune magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For list and on the Best Places to Work list in Ohio, North Carolina and Virginia and has been on that list in Pennsylvania for 12 consecutive years. All Sheetz convenience restaurants are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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