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VATS Annual Golf Tournament

Cancellation Notice

Texas State University announced plans and operational guidelines in response to COVID-19 that include postponement or cancellation of non-essential in-person gatherings and the practice social distancing.

While we understand the value of our 10th annual iteration of this tournament, we recognize the importance of supporting a collective effort to reduce the pandemic. The VATS Executive Board and Planning Committee has decided to postpone and reschedule this event. We will follow up with the future date, time and location. The safety of our participants is paramount.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to seeing you at next year’s VATS Golf Tournament.

Veterans Alliance of Texas State - Logo

10th Annual Veterans Alliance of Texas State (VATS) Golf Tournament

Saturday, April 04, 2020
Registration: 12:00 PM
Tee Time: 1:00PM  (Shotgun Start)
The Bandit Golf Club (Website | Directions)
6019 FM 725 New Braunfels, TX 78130

About VATS

Veterans Alliance of Texas State (VATS) is a chartered student organization made up of US military veterans and their supporters with the mission of assisting our military members with the transition from service to student. VATS provides an extensive social and professional network in addition to connecting other veterans with the various resources available to them.

This event is a great way to interact with the veteran community in a friendly and competitive way opportunity, and an opportunity to financially contribute to a veteran’s organizations. Our goal is to meet and exceed our goal of $15,000.00 to support Texas State student veterans and veterans in the local community.

Goal of $15,000 to support Veterans

Funding raised from the Golf Tournament will support VATS' initiatives including:

  • Coffee Breaks (12 per year)
  • Game Day Socials
  • Peace Paper Project
  • Veteran Outreach Days in the TXST Quad
  • Family Day at Canyon Lake
  • Bobcat Family Day BBQ
  • Sponsoring VATS Membership to attend local and regional conferences

Tournament Information

Cost: 

  • Team (4 Individuals): $350.00
  • Individual: $90.00

Golf Tournament Package Includes:

  • 18 Holes of Golf
  • Cart (2 players per cart) with your names and scorecards
  • Driving Range
  • Heavy Appetizers & Dinner
  • Beverage cart will be available
  • Scoring provided by The Bandit held during the closing ceremony

Late registration - Beginning March 28, 2020

  • Team (4 individuals): $400.00
  • Individual: $115.00

Available and Optional Contests:

  • Hole in One
  • Closest to the Hole
  • Dice Game
  • Dead Last
  • Double or Nothing
  • Buy a Swing
  • Landing on Green
  • Tiger Drive
  • Mulligans

Sponsorship Information

$ 1,000.00

  • Company name and logo used on all marketing & promotional material (Submit sponsorship by March 16th  [last day] to be included in flyer and printed materials).
  • Hole Sponsorship - Name and logo will be posted on one hole on the course.
  • Logo and link listed on our website as an event sponsor.
  • One team registration – 4 individuals
    • Your business can play as a team or you can donate your spaces to student veterans.
  • Recognition on VATS social media accounts.
  • Acknowledgement in pre, during and post-tournament announcements.
  •  Full table dedicated to your business or organization with gift bag

$ 750.00

  • Company name and logo used on all marketing & promotional material (Submit sponsorship by March 16th  [last day] to be included in flyer and printed materials).
  • Hole Sponsorship - Name and logo will be posted on one hole on the course.
  • Logo and link listed on our website as an event sponsor.
  • Recognition on Veterans Alliance of Texas State social media accounts.
  • Acknowledgement in pre, during and post-tournament announcements.
  •  Shared table dedicated to your business or organization.

$ 500.00

  • Hole Sponsorship - Name and logo will be posted on one hole on the course
  • Recognition on Veterans Alliance of Texas State social media accounts.
  • Acknowledgement in pre, during and post-tournament announcements

Payment Information

All sponsorships benefit the Del & Janice Kolbe Veterans Alliance Program Support Fund. 

Contact us at veteransalliance@txstate.edu with questions or concerns.


Student Veteran - Individual Interest Form

Several of our Platinum Sponsors have graciously donated their benefit of one (1) team as part of their sponsorship. Essentially, this means that VATS will offer individual player slots for Texas State student veterans to play free of charge.  For more detailed information and to complete the form, click on the button below.