The Salt Lake Community College Foundation raised $205,000 for student scholarships Sept. 9 at its sixth annual Gail Miller Utah Leadership Cup.
More than 204 golfers representing 51 teams participated in the event, making it the most popular Leadership Cup to date.
The event took place at the Hidden Valley Country Club in Sandy and was staffed by more than 80 volunteers and 75 students from SLCC, including scholarship recipients and athletes. Golfers enjoyed the company of local celebrities, including the Utah Jazz dancers and the Jazz Bear, Utah Jazz commentators Ron Boone and Craig Bolderjack, long-ball legend Mark Frampton and former golf pro AC Cox, who now teaches marketing management at the College.
Sponsors for this year’s golf tournament included the Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation, Pepsi, the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation, Mountain America Credit Union, Sinclair/Grand and Little America, Deseret Management Corporation, The Utah Media Group, The McCullough Group, Zions Bank and Utah Food Services.
Golfers were encouraged to mark their calendars for next year’s event, Sept. 14, 2020.