Smart, Dukes 2nd in Chick-fil-A Challenge

May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016

Greensboro, GA — The Georgia team of head football coach Kirby Smart and former Bulldog quarterback David Dukes finished second this week at the 2016 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge at the Reynolds Lake Oconee Resort.

The Georgia duo finished at nine under par, two shots behind the winning team from Ole Miss.

Team winnings will be split evenly between endowed scholarships at the universities and foundations or charities of the coach’s choice. The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge is the country’s premier head coach and celebrity charity golf event featuring NCAA head coaches and former athletes and celebrities from the same school competing against their rivals for a share of a $540,000 scholarship purse.

In addition to the $540,000 charity and scholarship purse, another $124,500 was generated for charitable organizations. Over the last nine years, the event has contributed a total of $6 million in scholarship and charity, helping make the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl college football’s most charitable bowl game.

Final official results from the 2016 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge including total charity and scholarship winnings:

1 Ole Miss (Hugh Freeze, Wesley Walls) -11 $100,000
2 (T) Georgia (Kirby Smart, David Dukes) -9 $ 55,000
2 (T) Georgia Tech (Paul Johnson, Jon Barry) -9 $ 55,000
2 (T) NC State (Dave Doeren, Terry Harvey) -9 $ 55,000
5 Auburn (Gus Malzahn, Bo Jackson) -8 $ 45,000
6 (T) South Carolina (Steve Spurrier, Sterling Sharpe) -7 $ 35,000
6 (T) Mississippi State (Dan Mullen, Fred McCrary) -7 $ 35,000
8 (T) Cincinnati (Tommy Tuberville, JK Schaffer) -6 $ 30,000
8 (T) Virginia Tech (Frank Beamer, Cam Young) -6 $ 30,000
10 Clemson (Dabo Swinney, Steve Fuller) -5 $ 20,000
11 Alabama (Nick Saban, Chris Mohr) -3 $ 20,000
11 North Carolina (Larry Fedora, B.J. Surhoff) -3 $ 20,000
13 Houston (Tom Herman, Andre Ware) -1 $ 20,000

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