Friday, April 19, 2013
New tournament eligibility will include top collegians in 2013.
Officials from the Mylan Classic announced Thursday that the Web.com Tour tournament will return to Southpointe Golf Club in Washington County in 2013 with the addition of a unique eligibility format that includes 12 invitations to collegiate All-Americans and other amateur standouts. Special invitations will be extended to the reigning U.S. Amateur and the current NCAA individual champion, Jack Nicklaus Award winner (collegiate player of the year) and first-team All-Americans. The remaining invitations will go to U.S. Walker Cup team members, second-team All-Americans or the Division II player of the year. In addition, the Web.com Tour is pleased to announce that Mylan, one of the world’s leading drug companies, will again sponsor this …
Thursday, August 30, 2012
And the ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY program benefits local charities.
Officials from the Mylan Classic announced this week that the tournament has topped $1.3 million in charitable contributions since 2010—primarily through the ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY program. The event, held at the Southpointe Golf Club, already has raised more than $530,000 for participating charities in 2012. Last year, the tournament generated approximately $458,000 in ticket sales and bonus pool distributions; in 2010, proceeds were about $277,000. TICKETS Fore CHARITY is a PGA TOUR co-sponsored program developed by Jeff Sanders Promotions, a Portland-based sports marketing company, and organizers of the Web.com Tour’s Albertsons Boise Open Presented by Kraft. Designed to create funding opportunities for 501(c)(3) non-profit …
Sunday, August 26, 2012
There will be golfers with Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins roots, among others.
Hey Mylan fans: Get your chance to see some local sports greats and others strut their stuff at the Celebrity Pro-Am slated for Monday at the Southpointe Golf Club. For those participating, and for more information, click on the attached schedule. Did we mention admission is free? Need more information? Just click right here.
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Here's the music lineup for the Mylan Classic in Southpointe.
Mylan Classic organizers are making things simple for local folks who want to check out the national event. “Golf, music, clinics all for $25—all for charity,” organizers noted in a release. And there will be plenty of music. Mylan Classic organizers announced the following acts: For tickets to the Mylan, click here. Ticket proceeds (100 percent) go toward charity.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
The fun starts next week.
Parents, grab your cameras and get ready to head out to the Mylan Classic next week for a free golf clinic for the kids. The interactive Washington Financial Youth Clinic kicks off at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 at the Southpointe Golf Club—and will include demonstrations from the pros. Organizers said that clubs will be provided and stressed that cameras are welcome! Interested? Click here for more information.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The event is scheduled to run from Aug. 29 through Aug. 31.
To educate local elected officials and businesses about the energy industry and to drive economic development in Washington County, officials from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce and Washington County Energy Partners announced their first-ever energy symposium, which is slated for Aug. 29 through Aug. 31—during the Mylan Classic. The Mylan Classic is a PGA Tour-sanctioned event on the Web.com Tour that will be held at the Southpointe Golf Club. The symposium, hosted by America’s National Gas Alliance, will feature three days of energy-related events, and will feature experts from the industry, business and government. Scheduled to participate on panels are state Sen. Tim Solobay, D-Canonsburg, Pam Witmer, commissioner of the …
Monday, May 28, 2012
Four months remain until the tournament begins this year; $265,000 raised for charities this year.
Monday, May 28, 2012
The Mylan Classic tournament has topped $1 million in charity ticket sales since 2010 through the ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY program. With four months remaining until the third annual Mylan Classic begins, the Nationwide Tour event already has raised more than $265,000 for participating charities in 2012. Last year, the tournament, sponsored by Mylan, a global pharmaceutical company based in generated approximately $458,000 in ticket sales and bonus pool distributions; in 2010, proceeds were about $277,000. “All of us at Mylan are thrilled with the news that contributions to local charities raised through the Mylan Classic and the ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY program are exceeding $1 million," Mylan Executive Chairman Robert J. Coury said…
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Craig Morgan, Phil Vassar and Diamond Rio to headline this year's concert series at the late August event.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Craig Morgan, Phil Vassar, Diamond Rio, Due West, Joe Grushecky and Scott Blasey of The Clarks will be featured in the Mylan Classic’s 2012 concert series. The series will highlight the Mylan Classic’s seven-day schedule of events which begin on Monday, Aug. 27. As a community event, the Mylan Classic offers both championship golf and entertainment for the whole family. Weekly tournament tickets for the Mylan Classic are priced at $25 and include admission for the tournament itself as well as the concerts, clinics, evening entertainment and special events during tournament week. Tickets are being sold through a unique and innovative initiative known as the ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY™ program. Through this program more than 225 …
Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Mylan Classic launched its TICKETS Fore CHARITY program this week.
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Officials from the Mylan Classic—which will again be held in Southpointe this year—announced this week that ANSYS Inc. will again be the sponsor of the tournament’s TICKETS Fore CHARITY program. In 2011, the tournament generated more than $453,000 for participating non-profit organizations through ANSYS TICKETS Fore CHARITY. With additional donations, the tournament contributed nearly $500,000 to regional charities. “For the last two years, this signature event has drawn the world’s attention to Southpointe Golf Club, Washington County and the Pittsburgh area; raised substantial funds for deserving local charities; and had a positive economic impact throughout the region,” said Mylan Executive Chairman Robert J. Coury. “The Mylan Classic …
Sunday, September 4, 2011
Didn't catch any of the action? There's still time.
The Mylan Classic ends its run today. For a schedule of events, click here.