University of Minnesota Crookston Teambackers will host the 29th Annual Golf Classic at Minakwa Golf Course Friday, July 19. Registration starts at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start set for 10 a.m. Proceeds from this year's Golf Classic fundraiser will support the new indoor golf practice facility. 

Cost is $100 per golfer and includes entry gift, green fees, endless lunch, and much more. Teams of five golfers must have a combined handicap of 60 or more. 

Sign up a team or register as an individual and a team will be assigned to you. The winning team will be presented with the Altru Cup sponsored by Altru. For more information, contact Derek Martin at 218-281-8436 or email with questions or to register. 

About UMN Crookston

One of five campuses that comprise the University of Minnesota System, the University of Minnesota Crookston now delivers 34 bachelor's degree programs and 24 minors on campus as well as 16 degree programs entirely online. These degrees are offered in the areas of agriculture and natural resources; business; liberal arts and education; and math, science and technology. With an enrollment of 1,800 undergraduates from more than 20 countries and 40 states, the Crookston campus offers a supportive, close-knit atmosphere that leads to a prestigious University of Minnesota degree. Visit

About UMN

The University of Minnesota System, with campuses in Crookston, Duluth, Morris, Rochester, and the Twin Cities, is driven by a singular vision of excellence. We are proud of our land-grant mission of world-class education, groundbreaking research, and community-engaged outreach, and we are unified in our drive to serve Minnesota.

Story Contact: Shawn Smith