Registration open for ninth annual Jerry Cotton Memorial Golf Tournament

This September marks the ninth annual Jerry Cotton Memorial Golf Tournament at the Emerald Green Golf Course in Hastings, Minn. Every year, this golf tournament helps raise money for the Jerry Cotton Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Endowed Scholarship. Since 2009, 12 Metropolitan State students from the School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice have received this scholarship.

The golf tournament is Sunday, Sept. 13 and is open to all Metropolitan State faculty, staff and students, as well as the public. The schedule of events for the tournament is as follows:

10:30 a.m. – Registration opens*
11:45 a.m. – Welcome, rules of the game and directions
Noon – Shotgun start
5 p.m. – Banquet and silent auction
5:30 p.m. – Live auction
6:30 p.m. – Awards and closing

* Single $100 registration includes green fees, 18 holes, golf cart and meal

Registration for the golf tournament is limited to the first 144 golfers. All players will receive a sleeve of monogrammed golf balls and a flannel golf blanket. For those who don’t golf, the dinner and banquet are still open for attendance. All registration fees, donations and auction purchases will go toward future student scholarships.

The registration deadline is Sept. 7. Click here to print a registration slip. You can mail your registration to:

Jerry Cotton Memorial Golf Tournament
1393 Valley View Court
West Saint Paul, MN 55118

To learn more about the tournament, registration and event details, visit the tournament Web site at