2014 Nashville Sports Council Golf Tournament

Thank you to everyone who made this our most successful golf tournament to date!

The 6th Annual Nashville Sports Council Golf Tournament returned to Gaylord Springs on Thursday, June 19. All participants in attendance received a tee gift, lunch, access to skills contests/competition with prizes, post-event awards, a silent auction, and the opportunity to network with other Nashville Sports Council supporters. This was our best tournament yet with 33 teams, 130 golfers in attendance and $19,000 raised.

This year’s tournament included various skills competitions throughout the course. Congratulations to all our individual contest and team winners.

Individual Contest Winners

Longest Drive #1: Taylor Irwin (Fisk University)

Closest to the Pin #3: Charlie Collier (Baker Donelson)

Closest to the Pin #8: Paul Dennison (WKRN News 2)

Longest Drive #10: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)

Closest to the Pin #13: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)

Putting Contest: Andy Stout (104.5 the Zone)

Thank you to our Skill Contest Sponsors! 

SP Plus--Longest Drive 
Bridgestone--Longest Drive 
Carter Ventures Media--Closest to the Pin
PAC Sports--Closest to the Pin Prize 
AJAX--Closest to the Pin 

Team Winners

1st Place First Flight
Donnie Mingus
Bill Turner
Dave Clement
Blain Turner  

2nd Place First Flight
Jarrod Grubb
Mason Graham
David Olinger
Patrick Winningham

1st Place Second Flight
Chad Johnson
Jordan Cooper
Cory Cooper
Taylor Hayes

2nd Place Second Flight
John Langdon
Sean Sawyer
Wes Bartner
Jamie Zeller

All of our winners went home with various prizes and recognized at the post-event awards ceremony.  Participants also had the opportunity to bid on various silent auction items before and after the tournament.


Proceeds from this event help the Nashville Sports Council achieve its mission. Since our inception in 1992, the Nashville Sports Council has hosted hundreds of major sporting events that have yielded well over half a billion dollars in direct economic impact. Continued support of the Sports Council through memberships and events like this allows the Sports Council to keep making a direct impact in the Nashville community. 

104.5 the Zone
Baker Donelson
Belmont University Athletics
Bradley Arrant Boult Cummings
Brand Imaging Group
Carter Venture Media
Comcast Spotlight
Cooper Steel
Cumberland Hospitality
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals
DVL  PR & Advertising
Fisk University
First Bank
First Tennessee
Lipman Brothers
Marty Paslick
Nashville Airport Marriott
Nashville Predators
PAC Sports
Purity Dairies
RJ Young
SP Plus Parking
Team Construction
Vulkan Fire Systems
Wildhorse Saloon
WKRN News 2
Women Can Talk Sports


Presenting Sponsor:
Team Construction

Lunch Sponsors:
WIldhorse Saloon

Beverage Sponsors:
Delta Dental of Tennessee

Longest Drive Sponsors:

Closest to the Pin Sponsors:
Carter Venture Media
PAC Sports

Putting Contest Sponsor:
SeeMore Putters

Hole Sponsors:
Belmont Athletics
Delaware North
Delek US
DICK'S Sporting Goods
Fairfield Inn Suites Gulch
Holiday Inn Express Vanderbilt
Ingram Industries
Kone Elevators
Layla's Bluegrass Inn
Neal Clayton Realtors
Sports Seasons
Strategic Hospitality
Vulcan Fire Systems
Women Can Talk Sports



The Nashville Sports Council’s Annual Golf Tournament supports our organization and our mission to positively impact the economy and quality of life of the Greater Nashville Area by attracting and promoting professional and amateur sporting events.