Tracy Lawrence and his friends in music, entertainment, sports and the arts raised nearly $15,000 for the Susan G. Komen Center–Greater Nashville at the inaugural Golf For A Cure Charity Golf Classic this past Monday, May 2, 2011. Artists, celebrities, sponsors and VIPs took to the greens, despite the threatening, inclement weather, at Five Oaks Golf & Country Club in Lebanon, Tennessee.
In a parade of 50 carts, teeing off in the game along with paying patrons and event sponsors were Lawrence, Darryl Worley, Ira Dean (former Trick Pony member), Bryan White, Davis Daniel, Matt Gary, Ty Brown (of “The Bachelorette” fame), Lacey Brown (“American Idol”-2010), Cory Hildreath (One Night Rodeo), Elbert West, Lucas Hoge, “Racing Country” radio show host Cathy Martindale and the renowned Rockie “Rockstar” Shipes.
After the challenging 18-hole game, the Golf For A Cure outing concluded with a night-time reception where guests enjoyed up-close, acoustic performances by Tracy Lawrence, Darryl Worley, Ira Dean, Tiffany, Ty Brown, Lacey Brown, Brooke Burrows, One Night Rodeo accompanied by rolling thunder and bolts of lightening.
One hundred percent of the proceeds will go directly to Susan G. Komen Greater Nashville.