TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Post 14 Trooper Island Golf Scramble
Date of News Release: 07/09/2013
(Ashland, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland will be hosting their 20th annual Trooper Island Golf Scramble on August 2, 2013 at Hidden Cove Golf Course at Grayson Lake State Park. There will be a shotgun start at 0830 hours. All participants will receive gifts and door prizes after the scramble as well as a meal provided by Texas Roadhouse. There will be cash awards for First, Second, Third place and cash prizes for the longest drive and the closest to the pin. All proceeds will benefit Trooper Island.
Trooper Island is located on Dale Hollow Lake in South-central Kentucky and is leased to the Kentucky State Police from the Corps of Engineers. Each year, 32 children, ages 10-12 years from Boyd, Carter, Greenup, and Lawrence Counties are sent to this one-week camp. These are children that may not be able to afford another summer camp, may have had a tragic event occur in their past, or have been recommended by a Trooper.
Persons interested should contact Trooper First Class Michael Murriell, Public Affairs Officer KSP Ashland at 606-928-6421. Entry forms are available at the Kentucky State Police Post 14 Ashland or online at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/pdf/2013_golf/2013_Post_14_Golf_Scramble_Entry_Form.pdf.
Participants can turn in their entry form to the Kentucky State Police Post along with their 240 dollar team entry fee made payable to KSP Post 14 fundraiser. There is a maximum 30 team entry. If you would like to sponsor a hole with your advertisement, the cost is 150 dollars.