Golf event to benefit HU

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Tourney honors late coach Bleil

NMHU Sports Information

The third annual Fred Bleil Memorial Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament has been scheduled for June 28 at the Gene Torres Golf Course in Las Vegas.

All proceeds from the event are to raise scholarship money for the New Mexico Highlands football team. It is also an outing to show appreciation to the many people who support Cowboys football throughout the year.

The outing is to honor the memory of Fred Bleil, who was the head coach of the Cowboys football team from 1979 to 1982.

He guided Highlands to the 1981 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship. For his accomplishments that season, Bleil earned both RMAC and American Football Coaches Association Coach of the Year honors.

Registration for the event will be at the Gene Torres Golf Course at 10 a.m. If you are interested, you can call the Gene Torres Golf Course at (505) 425-7711.