Hornet Golf Jamboree

Hornet Golf Jamboree

Please join us on Monday, June 24 for the 2024 Hornet Golf Jamboree in support of K athletics. Spend the day golfing with fellow alumni and friends of the College at the Gull Lake View Golf Resort.

On this page you will find:


What to Expect at the 2024 Hornet Golf Jamboree

Please join Kalamazoo College alumni, former K athletes and friends of the College at Gull Lake View, West Michigan’s largest golf resort, for a fun-filled 18 holes of golf all while supporting K athletics. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. After you and your team complete your 18 rounds, meet us back at the clubhouse for a buffet meal, refreshments, award ceremony and remarks from the College. Please register by Monday, June 10 as either an individual golfer ($125) or your foursome team ($425)!

Gull Lake View Golf Resort is located at 7417 N 38th Street, Augusta, Michigan 49012.

Time:Schedule of Events on June 24:
9-10 a.m.Registration and a chance for putting or drive range practice (at golfer’s expense)
10 a.m.Shotgun start
(Time varies per foursome)Lunch on the turn
3 p.m.*Presentation of awards, update on Hornet Athletics, food/drinks at the clubhouse
*Time may vary depending on number of participants
5 p.m.Hornet Golf Jamboree concludes

Hornet Golf Jamboree Questions? Please contact Kayleigh Morris at alumni@kzoo.edu or 269.337.7283.


Sponsorship Opportunities

The Hornet Golf Jamboree benefits Kalamazoo College’s Hornet Athletic Association, the charitable giving program of Hornet Athletics. Designed to provide unrestricted support to address the evolving needs of the athletics department and its 18 intercollegiate athletic programs, gifts to the fund have an immediate impact, enhancing the overall experience for student-athletes and contributing to the success of our sports teams.

Your sponsorship will play a pivotal role in guaranteeing that every Kalamazoo College student-athlete has access to the essential resources needed for their success.

There are several sponsorship opportunities from which to choose:

  • Exclusive Title Sponsor ($5,000): Foursome with cart; sponsor recognition in advance promotional materials; sponsor recognition at event and on webpage; sponsor recognition via livestream and PA during 2024-25 athletic season. Limit one sponsor.
  • Lunch Sponsor ($2,500): Foursome with cart; sponsor logo on sign at lunch, hole sign, sponsor recognition at event and on webpage; sponsor recognition via livestream and PA during 2024-25 athletic season.
  • SOLD OUT Golf Cart Sponsor ($2,500): Foursome with cart; sponsor logo decal on each foursome cart, hole sign, sponsor recognition at event and on webpage; sponsor recognition via livestream and PA during 2024-25 athletic season.
  • Stinger Hole Sponsor ($1,200): Foursome with cart, hole sign, sponsor recognition at event and on webpage.
  • Hornet Hole Sponsor ($600): Round of golf for one person, hole sign, sponsor recognition at event and on webpage.
  • Colony Hole Sponsor ($300): Hole sign, sponsor recognition at event and on webpage.

You can register to be a sponsor via our registration form or by contacting Maria Newhouse at athleticsponsorships@kzoo.edu or 269.337.7297.

The IRS charitable value of sponsorships is determined by reducing the contribution amount by the fair market value of goods and/or services received. To receive the full IRS charitable value of the contribution, donors may decline listed goods and/or services.


Who’s Playing

Want to know which of your fellow Hornets will be joining us? As folks begin registering, we will be keeping a running list of all registered attendees and teams below.

Team 1

Alan Taracuk ’78
Rusty Meska ’78
Don Pobuda ’78
Steve Gallas ’78

Team 2

Christopher Flynn ’81


Team 3

Lyn Maurer


Team 4

Mike Ott
Lynsey VanSweden-Ott
Matt Ellenbest
Ken Beelen

Team 5

Jennifer Smith
Jon Collier

Team 6

Michael McIntyre


Team 7

Josh Andrews
Brian O’Donnell

Team 8

Andy Krochalk




Team 9

Jessica Wesler
Johnny McCoy
Kyle Barnhart
Dean Shoenfeldt

Team 10

Debbie Thompson
Peter Thompson
Mia Gray
Jeff Schuette

Team 11

Jack Abate


Team 12

Mike Stolosonburg
Sean Welsh

Team 13

Kevin Shugars ’83
Patti Shugars
Teresa Knoechel
Don Knoechel ’80

Team 14

Mary-Katherine Miller ’06
Gary Thompson

Team 15

Andrea MacMichael ’19
Matthew MacMichael
Anne MacMichael
Eric MacMichael



Team 16

Scott Manski ’15
Brett Manski ’24
Aleks Vizulis ’15
Ian Jester

Team 11

Jack Abate


Team 12

Mike Stolosonburg
Sean Welsh

Team 11

Debbie Thompson
Peter Thompson
Mia Gray
Jeff Shuette

Team 11

Jack Abate


Team 12

Mike Stolosonburg
Sean Welsh

Team 11

Debbie Thompson
Peter Thompson
Mia Gray
Jeff Shuette

Team 11

Jack Abate


Team 12

Mike Stolosonburg
Sean Welsh

Team 11

Debbie Thompson
Peter Thompson
Mia Gray
Jeff Shuette

Team 11

Jack Abate


Team 12

Mike Stolosonburg
Sean Welsh


Hornet Golf Jamboree Sponsors

Golf Cart Sponsors

AVB Build Something Better
Parkhurst Dining
Tower Pinkster
Tower Pinkster Architecture, Engineering, Interiors
AVB Build Something Better

Stinger Hole Sponsors

Hi-Tech Electric Company
Owen Ames Kimball
PNC
TIAA

Hornet Hole Sponsors

Consumers Credit Union
Consumers Credit Union

Colony Hole Sponsors

In-Kind Sponsors

Holland Litho
Holland Litho Printing Service