It is sponsored by the Gilmer Rotary Club, and is the primary fund-raiser for the Upshur County Literacy Program.
Kenneth and Raye White, owners of International Golf in Longview, donated this Ping G20 Iron Set, 4 Iron-pitching wedge with stiff steel shafts for the auction held in conjunction with the Bee.
The suggested manufacturer’s retail price is $776.
Hunter Mahan and Michael Thompson are among those playing this type of club on the current PGA Tour.
The following is also true of the set:
• Featured in Golf Digest 2012 Hot List Gold for game improvement
• Perimeter-weighted club head for forgiveness and accuracy
• Soft elastomer badge in cavity to improve feel and sound
• Thin fact and custom turning port in cavity for greater ball speed and distance control
• Weight in back flange of head for increased MOI
Come to the Spelling Bee for a chance to bid on this extraordinary set.
Tickets to the Thursday evening event are $15. For more information, call 903-843-3360.