Golf Tournament with the Pros

Golf Tournament with the Pros

In conjunction with the Anaheim Ducks, Oakley will be sponsoring a hole at the JSerra Ice Lions Inaugural Golf Tournament with the Pros.

Below are some of the professionals that will be part of the entire event:

  • Chris Pronger-current Captain of the Anaheim Ducks, 5 time all star Stanley Cup Champion and 15 year veteran of the NHL. Hart and Norris trophy winner.
  • Scott Niedermayer-current Defensemen of the Anaheim Ducks, 4-time Stanley Cup Champion and 17 year NHL veteran. Norris and Conn Smythe Trophy winner.
  • John Ahlers-current television Play by Play Announcer for the Anaheim Ducks.
  • Brian Hayward -current television Color Analyst for the Anaheim Ducks and 9 year NHL veteran.
  • Joe DiPenta-former Anaheim Ducks forward and 5 Year NHL veteran. Currently plays for Frölunda HC of the Swedish Elite League.
  • Ian Turnbull-former member of the LA Kings, Toronto Maple Leafs and Pittsburgh Penguins. NHL All Star and 9 year veteran of the NHL.
  • Jim Fox-current television Color Analyst for the LA Kings (18 years) and 10 Year NHL veteran with the LA Kings.
  • Nelson Emerson-former member of the LA Kings and 12 year veteran of the NHL. Also served as an assistant coach for LA Kings for 2 years.
  • Dave Taylor-former NHL veteran of over 18 years with the LA Kings. Five-time NHL All-Star, Captain of the LA Kings from 1985-1989. VP and General Manager of the LA Kings for 9 years (1997-2006).
  • Marty McSorley-former 18-year NHL veteran of the Edmonton Oilers, LA Kings, Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks, and Boston Bruins. NHL Stanley Cup Champion.

Oakley will be awarding an Oakley Minute Machine™ watch to the non-pro golfer that is closest to the pin (from a par 3 tee box). Also, all golf participants will receive an Oakley Visor, golf shirt and sunglasses.

Tee off for this Inaugural Golf Tournament will be at 1:30pm on September 8, 2008 at the Pelican Hill Golf Resort in Newport Coast, California. Come play with the hockey pros and support Orange County’s first ever high school ice hockey team in its inaugural season. A variety of packages are available which include golf, dinner, auctions and a NHL “hockey talk.”

Not a golfer? Dinner and more will take place at the Ice Lions Bash following the tournament at 6:30pm. Be a part of history in-the-making!
Click here for tournament details and reservation form.


Rick Zacharias


August 20, 2008