annual "The Spangler, 2012" will be held Sept. 28 at ArborLinks Golf
Course in Nebraska City. "The Spangler" is a special event benefiting
the Dick Spangler Scholarship Fund. The Dick Spangler Scholarship,
honoring Nebraska coach Bill Spangler's late father, Dick, is awarded
annually to a Nebraska golfer who made significant contributions to the men's
golf program through his attitude, effort and team spirit.
entry fee per player for "The Spangler" is $200.00, and
that covers golf, cart and range, all food and drink and cigars. "The
Spangler" is a 4-person shamble that starts with a shotgun at noon.
For more information, please contact Rich Spangler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spangler earned three letters for the Nebraska golf team from 1950 to 1952, was
a Nebraska Amateur champion and served on the board of the Trans-Mississippi
Golf Association. Always a gentleman, his quick wit, enjoyable sense of humor
and his dedication to the game of golf bring honor and credit to our University
and the great game of life. Spangler was inducted into the Nebraska Golf Hall
of Fame in 1997.
Recipients of the Dick Spangler Golf Scholarship
2011-12: Neil Dufford
2010-11: Jordan Reinertson
2009-10: Brandon Crick
2008-09: Brett Sundberg
2007-08: Trent Price
2006-07: Drew Reynolds
2005-06: Judd Cornell