The Bold and the Beautiful’s Jack Wagner Tees Off in Tahoe!
Update July 14, 2008 – Jack Wagner tied for fifth place with NHL hockey legends Brett Hull and Pierre Larouche at the American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament this past weekend. Former professional baseball pitcher Rick Rhoden finished first to be named the 2008 Celebrity Golf Champion.
Originally posted July 9, 2008 – It’s a well-known fact that The Bold and the Beautiful’s Jack Wagner (Nick) is a highly respected celebrity golfer, and this week he feeds that reputation by participating in the 19th American Century Championship in Tahoe, NV. Wagner will once again join other celebrities as they take to the links in one of celebrity golf’s most popular tournaments.
The weeklong event began on July 8th and will continue through July 13th, offering three celeb-am events on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday before first round action of the 54-hole tournament begins on Friday. Other celebrities participating in the week long event include, Jerry Rice, Joe Tolliver, Lynn Swann, Brett Hull, Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Tony Romo, Dennis Miller, Ray Romano, Mario Lemieux, Dan Marino, LaDainian Tomlinson, John Elway, and Jerry Rice.
One of only six players who have teed off in all 19 tournaments, Wagner won in 2006 taking home a $125,000 winner’s check. Friday’s action will be aired, albeit delayed, on ESPN2, with NBC providing live coverage on Saturday and Sunday.
If you are interested in attending, tickets will be available daily at the gate. Tickets for the remaining events are $15 for Thursday’s American Century Celebrity-Am and $25 for each round on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
This celebrity golf tournament has raised over $3 million dollars for various charities over the years, with the past three years seeing the Lance Armstrong Foundation as a main beneficiary.
Soaps.com wishes Jack Wagner luck in bringing home a second win at the American Century Championship!