Golf fundraiser honors the memory of a JHS assistant coach

By Ryne Turke on June 14 at 11:04am

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The Links golf course is hosting a scramble golf fundraiser to honor the memory of Bobby Hoffman.

Hoffman was a volunteer assistant basketball coach at Jacksonville High School who died in late 2012 at age 41.

The Bobby Hoffman Memorial Golf Outing and Dinner/Auction will include 18 holes, a golf cart, dinner, and prizes and will take place on Saturday, June 28th starting at 12:30 p-m. Before the outing, the daughters of Bobby Hoffman will be hosting a lemonade stand, and at 5:30 p-m there will be a live auction.

The fee for the outing is $70 per golfer, or $15 for dinner only. The dinner begins at 5 p-m at the 19th Hole at the Links Golf Course.

All funds raised will be donated to the Jacksonville Public Schools Foundation’s Bowl Fund in honor of Bobby Hoffman.

To register, contact Kristan Hoffman at 370-0853. You can also email thejhsbowl@hotmail.com. Checks can be made to JHS Boys Basketball, care of Kristan Hoffman, PO Box 132, Jacksonville IL 62651.