Announcing the 'Battle of I-40'

<i>Inside Carolina</i>, in cooperation with The Lochmere Golf Course, is excited to announce the first annual "Battle of I-40" charity golf tournament, a competition between UNC and NC State fans. Space is limited, so be sure to get your fellow fans together and sign-up today to support a great cause ...

Are you a Tar Heel fan? Do you like golf? Do you enjoy supporting a worthy cause? Do you despise the Wolfpack? Do you cringe every time you hear Chuck Amato?

If you answer ‘yes' to all of these questions (and why wouldn't you?), have we got the fall event for you!

Kick-off Rivalry Week with the first annual BATTLE OF I-40, presented by Inside Carolina and Pack Pride.

With the Saturday game between the Heels and the Pack looming in the distance, it's time to start the beatdown of NC State early. Show the Wuffies from the wrong side of I-40 that Inside Carolina readers -- and Carolina fans -- not only support the better university, but are superior golfers as well!

The Time: Sunday, October 3, 2004, 1:30 p.m. shotgun start

The Place: The Lochmere Golf Course in Cary (

The Format: 4-person Scramble, throw out each team's 3 worst scores; lower overall score wins

How to Register: Download the registration form for instructions on entering this tourney.

Space is limited so Inside Carolina readers need to sign up and register today!

The Worthy Cause: A portion of all Inside Carolina members' entry fees and any additional donations will go to Volunteers for Youth ( Pack Pride members will be golfing for the V Foundation.

The Winning Team: The victorious team will win possession of the coveted inaugural Battle of I-40 Cup, to be held by their respective publication until the next event in 2005. There will also be an award given for the team that generates the most donations for their respective charitable organization. Do your part to make it an Inside Carolina sweep!

The Best Foursome: Awards will also be given out to the lowest-scoring team from each side.

Interested in Sponsoring? Please contact to learn why you should have your business represented at the event with a hole sponsorship.

Any questions? Contact Audrey Pukash, Inside Carolina's Director of Sales & Marketing, at

Motivational Moment: Can't stand some of the illogical nonsense posted on Pack Pride by Wolfpack fans? Imagine the backlash if they were to prevail in the Battle of I-40! For all that's right in this world, don't let this happen!


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