RSU to Host Sixth Annual Hillcat Hacker Invitational, Nov. 6

HillcatHackerCLAREMORE, Okla. – The sixth annual Hillcat Hacker Invitational takes place on the Rogers State University Claremore campus Friday, Nov. 6, and is open to university students, friends, and alumni.

The Hillcat Hacker Invitational is a game for everyone. Pros, amateurs and hackers alike can play amidst the hazards of RSU’s scenic campus. The game features a one-of-a-kind, 18-hole course that takes golfers on a tour of RSU’s historic buildings, monuments, and spacious green spaces. Players will use special non-destructive golf balls.

“We are excited to welcome back participants from previous years and add teams of new Hackers to enjoy this fun event on our beautiful campus,” RSU Director of Athletics Ryan Erwin said. “This is one of the most anticipated events in our department. We are looking forward to showcasing our campus and hosting this event.”

The individual entry fee is $50 per player or $200 for a team of four. This includes golf, event t-shirt, and lunch. RSU students can enter for $25 per player.

Remaining sponsorship opportunities range from a $100 student team sponsorship to the $2,500 Eagle sponsor level that includes the sponsor’s logo on event promotions, signs on two holes, recognition as a presenting sponsor, two teams of four, two recognition announcements during the RSU Homecoming basketball games, two reserved seats and Hillcat Club hospitality access at the games, along with six additional general admission game passes.

Participants will compete in a four-person scramble while navigating around historic RSU landmarks such as Preparatory Hall and the Thomas Jefferson statue. Trophies will be awarded to the winning team for each flight. Great prizes, including a Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Gift Pack, 42″ TV, an iPad, and themed gift baskets will be given away by process of a random drawing at the conclusion of the tournament. All proceeds will benefit the RSU Alumni Association and Hillcat Athletics.

Participants can bring one golf club of their choice or choose from a selection of clubs provided on site.