Chopper Dropper Tickets Still Available Online
MELBOURNE, FLA. — Ball sponsorships of $50 each are available until noon Wednesday, March 14, online at www.chopperdropper.com for the Florida Tech Sporting
Affair’s fourth annual Chopper Dropper. It will take place March 16, 2007 at the Suntree Country Club. You may also sponsor a ball until 5 p.m. on
Thursday, March 15 by calling (321) 674-8962. The event raises money for Florida Tech athlete scholars.
Exactly 2,000 numbered golf balls will be loaded into a helicopter and dropped near the Suntree Country Club clubhouse. The ball that lands closest to the
pin/flag wins $25,000.
The 2007 event offers an additional 12 new prizes. The ball landing second closest to the pin wins $10,000; third closest wins $5,000. Also, 10 runner-up
prizes of $1,000 each will be awarded, for a grand total of $50,000 to be given away. All proceeds from the event support athletics scholarships for
deserving Florida Tech student-athletes.
Each golf ball sponsor of $50 has a chance at the prizes and may attend the reception with a guest to watch the action live, starting at 5 p.m. that day.