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Chance to play during Celebrity Golf CelebAM round

Special to The R-C

More than 80 stars and athletes like Michael Jordan, quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and football legend Jerry Rice hit the links at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course this summer for the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship.

Non-celebrity players can win an opportunity to hit the fairways, swap stories and spend time with the biggest names in sports and entertainment during the Tuesday round of next year’s event.

One sweepstakes winner will win two player spots for the July 12 round, as well as a two-night stay in South Lake Tahoe and two player gift bags.

“Even though we are getting ready to open the golf course for its’ 45th year, we’re already looking forward to sharing this year’s American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament with a couple of lucky golf aficionados,” said Bryan Davis, marketing manager at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course & Restaurant. “Each year is more and more fun, and everyone, regardless of their talent, always has a great time. This grand prize will be a real treat for the winner.”

In addition to the top prize, five first place winners will receive week-long passes to the 2013 American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, while ten second place winners will get a one-day pass to the event.

This year’s American Century Championship boasts a full field of celebrities from the big screen to the sports field, including NFL Hall of Fame John Randle, Former NBA All-Star Detlef Schrempf, and former MLB All-Star Tim Wakefield.

To enter to win the sweepstakes, visit Entry is free and the deadline to enter is June 30. Winners will be chosen at random on July 1, 2013. For complete terms and conditions, including eligibility requirements, visit