KISS Guitarist TOMMY THAYER To Host Pacific University Legends Golf Classic

Hosted by KISS lead guitarist Tommy Thayer, the Pacific University Legends Golf Classic will feature some of the biggest names in music, entertainment, sports and golf to raise funds for Pacific's intercollegiate athletics program.

The field includes PGA Tour standouts John Daly, Shaun Micheel, Alex Cejka, John Mallinger and Tommy Armour III; former Major League Baseball players Bobby Grich, Eric Karros, Chuck Finely, Scott Erickson and Bret Boone; former NFL standouts Mike Sherrard and Preston Pearson; and comedian George Lopez.

The second annual celebrity tournament, a fund-raiser for Pacific's 20-sport athletics program, takes place July 27-28 at The Reserve in Aloha.

The tournament field also includes former "Monday Night Football" sideline reporter Lisa Guerrero, legendary NASCAR driver Geoff Bodine, singer/songwriter Ray Kennedy and Doc McGhee, the legendary manager of BON JOVI and KISS. Rising country star Crystal Shawanda will be the featured artist for the tournament's Sunday concert.

Entry packages for the Pacific University Legends Golf Classic are filling fast. The tournament begins on Sunday, July 27, with a dinner, auction and concert featuring Thayer and other musicians in the tournament field. The golf takes place on Monday, July 28, on The Reserve's two world-class courses with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. A clinic featuring PGA professionals and a putting contest will precede the tournament.

For more information on the Pacific University Legends Golf Classic or to reserve a playing spot in the tournament field, please visit the tournament web site at or call 503-352-2211.


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