15th Annual ETSU Athletics Blue Lizard Golf Tournament set for May 7th
15th Annual ETSU Athletics Blue Lizard Golf Tournament set for May 7th
Friday, April 20, 2018

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 20, 2018) –  The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Friday that the program’s 15th annual All-Sports Golf Tournament presented by Blue Lizard will be held on Monday, May 7th at the Blackthorn Club at the Ridges in Jonesborough.

“This is a great way for our community to get involved and support local student scholarships,” said Jeff Bedard, CEO of Crown Laboratories, the maker of Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen. “We are proud to be the title sponsor of this tournament and hope that golfers, of all levels, in the community will come out and have some fun for this great cause.”

The event will begin with registration and breakfast at 9 a.m. and a shotgun start at 11 a.m. The tournament will feature outstanding team prizes, registration gifts, hole prizes and a post-event dinner, all taking place on one of the most challenging courses in the region. Proceeds from the tournament help fund scholarships for ETSU’s student-athletes.

Four different participation levels are offered to play in the tournament, ranging from $500 to $4,000. Participants will receive food, gifts, and prizes for their participation, along with each player receiving a $250 Nike Mobile Pro Shop gift certificate.

The Nike Mobile Pro Shop will offer a selection of Nike Golf apparel including shirts, shorts, rain gear, hats, shoes, and luggage.  For more information, contact Matt McGahey and the ETSU Athletic Department at (423) 439-5925 or by e-mail at mcgaheym@etsu.edu.

About Blue Lizard

Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen was born in Australia, where standards for sunscreens are the highest in the world. Although the products are now manufactured in the U.S., the brand continues to adhere to the most stringent Australian standards. Blue Lizard is ranked as a top sunscreen by the Environmental Working Group. The product is manufactured by Crown Laboratories in Johnson City, Tenn. For more information, visit www.bluelizard.net.

About Crown Laboratories, Inc.

Crown Laboratories, Inc. is a privately held, fully integrated, specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development, manufacturing and commercialization of novel consumer healthcare products, branded and generic prescription products, and contract development and manufacturing services. Crown Laboratories is ranked as the 11th fastest growing company in the Tennessee region and as the 19th fastest growing manufacturer nationwide in INC Magazine’s 2015 “INC 5,000” list. Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen is wholly owned and manufactured by Crown Laboratories, Inc. in Johnson City, Tenn. For more information, visit www.crownlaboratories.com.