Golf Tournament Winners Donate to Texas State Aquarium


April 16, 2009


CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas— Over 40 golfers competed for two spots to compete in the National Finals of the Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships in Maui, Hawaii during the 2008 Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships golf tournament held at the Corpus Christi Country Club on September 10, 2008.


The gross division winner was Mr. Bryan Grove, and the net division winner was Mr. David Croft. Each participant donated to the Texas State Aquarium with the funds directed to the Gloria Hicks Education Endowment Fund. A total of $4,100 was donated.


The Gloria Hicks Education Endowment Fund is



The mission of the Texas State Aquarium is to inspire appreciation and wise stewardship of the Gulf of Mexico.

The Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums

and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums.