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12th Annual Golf Tournament with Ric “Doc” Walker and LaVar Arrington

The Greater Washington Urban League will host its 12th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament with celebrity golfers Richard “Doc” Walker (ESPN 980 Host, former Super Bowl Champion and tight end in the NFL), and LaVar Arrington (commentator for Comcast SportsNet’s Washington Redskins NFL Post Game Show and former linebacker in the NFL). Walker is this year’s recipient of the Tournament’s prestigious Sam Lacy Award, in honor of the legendary Afro American newspaper sports writer. 

The tournament is chaired by Leroy M. Jeter (Lockheed Martin Information Systems and Global Communications) along with Honorary Celebrity Chair Malik Yoba, well renowned actor, singer, composer, playwright and director. The Celebrity Golf Tournament is a fundraiser to support the Urban League’s service programs. Major sponsors include Lockheed Martin and Pepco.

County Executive Challenges Mayor of Arlington, TX Prior to Redskins-Cowboys Game

Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson is offering a friendly challenge to Mayor Robert Cluck of Arlington, Texas to kick off the 2010 Redskins Week activities.  The two will talk via conference call on the field at FedEx Field this morning.

Redskins Week is launched via OFFICIAL PROCLAMATIONS in Prince George’s County, Md., Washington, D.C., and Loudoun County, Va., as well as Fairfax County, VA and Montgomery County, MD. 

Prince George's County Executive Jack B. Johnson, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty and Loudoun County Chairman Scott K. York will hold separate press conferences at 10 a.m. at FedExField, 1:30 pm at Powell Elementary School in DC, and at the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Meeting in Leesburg at 6:30 p.m. to announce the official proclamations, and each will issue a friendly wager on the outcome of the game with their counterparts in Texas.

Come Golf in the Angie Houtz Memorial Golf Tournament and Support Your Community

The 4th Annual Angie Houtz Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Angie Houtz Memorial Fund will be held on October 8, 2010.

The event will be held on the gorgeous Oak Creek Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, MD and will include a 4-person scramble, box lunch and an awards receptions following the golf.

The best part about this affair is that all proceeds help provide scholarships for students attending public colleges and universities in the state of Maryland.

You can register now at: www.angiefundgolf.com.  When you sign up online, you are eligible to receive a free 1-year subscription to Golf Digest.


October 8, 2010


1:00 pm