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Badger golf outing at RFGC June 11

The annual Northwest Badger Golf Classic, hosted by the Mendota Gridiron Club, will be held June 11 at the River Falls Golf Club.

University of Wisconsin head football coach Brett Bielema, fellow Badger fans, Mendota Gridiron members, alumni, former Badger players and members of the UW athletic department are expected to be on hand to support Wisconsin Badger football and the WAA Twin Cities chapter.

Last year the event was held at the Hudson Golf Club.

The day will begin with player registration at 10:30 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., a shotgun start with a scramble format at 12:30 p.m., cocktails at 5 p.m. and dinner, awards and silent and live auctions at 6 p.m.

Auction items include Badger basketball and hockey tickets, Packer and Badger memorabilia, 2012 Badger football tickets, Camp Randall suite passes, Badger football helmets and Badger football jerseys.

Cost is $175 per golfer or $700 per foursome. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information, contact the River Falls Golf Club at (715) 425-7253 or download a brochure at