DECATUR - A press conference that will detail plans for the 30th anniversary of an important local golf tournament will take place June 3 at Hickory Point Golf Club.
Tate & Lyle and the Decatur Park District will present the Decatur Forsyth Classic at Hickory Point Golf Course from June 13 to June 15, and several events are planned to coincide with the tournament. Events that are planned include a Michelob Ultra $30 Fore 30 campaign, Colee & ESPN Radio Command Center, Girl Scout Dads Day cookie giveaway, Decatur Dental Care's Tuesday morning Junior Clinic, and Team Soy's 30 Years of Champions Par Tee with special guests.
The Decatur Forsyth Classic is the longest running tournament on the LPGA Symetra Tour, and the fourth-longest running in all of women's professional golf. This tournament provides an economic impact of nearly $500,000 for the community each year.