ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The UNC Asheville Bulldog Athletic Association (BAA) will host the 2016 BAA Scholarship Golf Classic presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort  on Monday, August 22nd and Tuesday, August 23rd at the Cliffs at Walnut Cove.


Monday’s competition will open with registration at 11:30 a.m. and a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday’s registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.


This annual event raises scholarship money for the UNC Asheville Athletics Annual Scholarship Fund.


A round of golf for one day for one person is $500 with a team of four players costing $2000.


A hole sponsorship can be purchased for $1200 and a tee sponsorship costs $300.


Registration includes green and cart fees with lunch and beverages provided. Prizes include three winners in each flight, two hole-in-one contests, four closest to the holes contests and two straightest drive contests.


There will be an “Awards and After Party" held after each day of golf at the Cliffs at Walnut Cove. The after party will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, and 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.


The registration deadline is Monday, August 15th. For more information, visit or contact Donna Peek by phone at 828-232-5655, or email at