Wednesday, March 12, 2008

SMU Disc Golf Open scheduled for April 5

WINONA, Minn. — The first Saint Mary’s University Disc Golf Open tees off on Saturday, April 5, at 9:30 a.m. on The Woods at Saint Mary’s Disc Golf Course.

The Woods is an 18-hole course that winds through the bluffs surrounding the SMU campus. With narrow fairways and intricate hole placements, the course can be challenging for both beginners and experienced disc golfers.
The top three finishers will receive prizes.
• First place – portable disc catcher, disc bag, and three Innova discs
• Second place – Innova disc bag and three Innova discs
• Third place – three Innova discs

The tournament is sponsored by the SMU Office of Outdoor Leadership and co-sponsored by Innova Disc Golf. Proceeds will be used to maintain the disc golf course and for Outdoor Leadership Program funding.

Tournament fees are $15 for students and $25 for the general public. Each participant receives an SMU customized Innova putt and approach disc. To register, or for more information, visit or contact Davey Warner at (507) 457-8740 or e-mail at