Awesome Golf Experiences Available to Benefit Mercy College Athletics

Mercy College and the Department of Athletics are affording once-in-a-lifetime opportunities through our online auction partner CharityBuzz.com. The site is accepting bids on two distinct golf events at prestigious local courses, one at the Hudson National Golf Club in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., and the other at the Trump National Golf Club Westchester in Briarcliffe Manor, N.Y.

The auction for Hudson National can be found here, while the Trump National auction is here. Both events are currently open and actively taking bids, and will close on June 15, 2011.

The Hudson National auction includes one foursome, on a Tuesday during the 2011 golf season. Please note the clubhouse will be closed and not accessible. Hudson is an all walking course and no golf carts are provided. $100 caddie fee per golfer not included. Proper attire must be worn at all times. It may not be resold or re-auctioned.

Hudson National is located in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. This spectacular site consists of 260 acres completely dedicated to the club's golf course, clubhouse and cottages. A Tom Fazio design, Hudson National traverses approximately 7,122 yards from the championship tees with a course rating of 74.8 and a slope of 145. At an average elevation of 450 feet above the Hudson, the course provides the players with breathtaking river views from 14 of its 18 holes. Hudson National is included in the 2011-12 Golf Digest Top 100 Golf Courses in America.

The Trump National auction includes golf for four, cars and parking. Food is not included, and golfers must pay their own caddy fees. Play must occur on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, and cannot be resold or re-auctioned.

Trump National Golf Club Westchester is among the most highly regarded in the state and the sensational clubhouse provides the ultimate setting for special events, member activities and relaxation. Located just 30 minutes from Manhattan in the heart of Westchester County, award winning services and exceptional facilities are the hallmarks of a club that lends itself to today’s families and to future generations – all sharing a common passion for the game of golf and a love of this scenic countryside.

The separate events are among a dozen auctions currently available in support of Mercy College. For a listing of all Mercy College auctions, click here.