The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $18,000 in scholarships to six college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 33-hole sponsors and 33 teams participating in the 20th annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for summer youth golf programs in Nampa, Mayor’s Teen Council and provides scholarships to high school senior golf students.
The following high school seniors received $3,000 scholarships:
• Camden Chandler, Skyview High School
• Christian Collins, Skyview High School
• Jayde Nielson, Columbia High School
• Kaedence Jenning, Nampa High School
• Sean Murphy, Skyview High School
• Allison Shupert, Columbia High School
Major tournament sponsors were: CapEd Credit Union, Texas Roadhouse, Regence BlueShield of Idaho, Republic Services, TDS Fiber, Homes of Idaho, Ford Idaho Center and Nampa Civic Center.
The Nampa Mayor’s Golf Tournament has raised over $215,000 for scholarships and youth golf programs during the 20 years it has been held. Current members for the Nampa Golf Commission are Todd Durbin, June York, Steve Wilson, John Nielsen, Craig Stensgaard, Fred Sutton and Clint Beers.
Front row from the left: June York, Steve Wilson, Fred Sutton, Jayde Nielsen, Allison Shupert, Kaedence Jenning, Sean Murphy, Christian Collins, Todd Durbin, and Mayor Debbie Kling
Back row from the left: John Nielsen and Craig Stensgaard (Not pictured Camden Chandler who was competing at the Business Professionals of America national conference)