Golf Classic

The UNC Law Alumni Association Scholarship Golf Classic has generated almost $300,000 in scholarship assistance over the years. Join alumni, students and sponsors for a day on the UNC Finley Golf Course in Chapel Hill each fall semester. Sponsorship includes a foursome of golf, signage at the tournament and a commemorative framed pin flag signed by varsity coaches.

2021 LAA Golf Classic Scholarship Committee

  • Joshua J. Otto ’07, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton, Raleigh—Chair
  • W. Sidney Aldridge ’77, Nicholls & Crampton, Raleigh
  • Richard T. Boyette ’77, Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, Raleigh
  • John C. Cloninger ’81, Cloninger Barbour Searson & Jones, Asheville
  • Chad R. Donnahoo ’07, Campbell Shatley, Asheville
  • W. Mark Griffith ’96, Troutman Sanders, Raleigh
  • David F. Kirby ’77, Edwards Kirby, Raleigh
  • David E. Miller III ’09, Morris Russell Eagle & Worley, Raleigh
  • Matthew Van Hoy ’15, Moore & Van Allen, Charlotte
  • Richard N. Watson ’74, Richard N. Watson, Attorney at Law, Durham
  • Martin L. White ’96, Johnston Allison & Hord, Charlotte
  • T. Carlton Younger, Jr. ’75, Kinston
  • Robert E. Zaytoun ’75, Zaytoun Law Firm, Raleigh

2019 Sponsors

Title Sponsor ($7,500)

  • Huseby Global Litigation Services

Hole Sponsors ($2,500)

  • Craig Lynch ’86 with Parker Poe 
  • Edwards Kirby
  • Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton
  • Robert Zaytoun and the Zaytoun Law Firm

Luncheon Sponsor ($2,500)

19th Hole Reception Sponsor ($2,500) 

Team Sponsors ($750)

  • Bill Bates ’79  
  • Carl Younger ’75
  • Ken Eagle ’74
  • Richard Boyette ’77
  • Hank Van Hoy ’74

Additional Sponsors  

  • Decal Source – Tee Box Signs  


  • Mulligans
    • Mulligans are available for purchase at registration.
    • We can accept credit cards, cash or checks (checks should be made payable to UNC School of Law).
    • Each player may purchase up to three mulligans prior to the start of play. ($15 each)
    • All proceeds benefit scholarship assistance at Carolina Law.
  • Tournament Contests:
    • Bob Quick Longest Drive contest (hole number 6): winner receives a $100 gift certificate from Finley Golf Shop
    • Closest to the Pin contest (hole number 12): winner receives a round of golf for four at Finley Golf Course
    • Put it on the Green contest (hole numbers 5 and 8): $5 each to participate; put it on the green and win a UNC School of Law golf glove on number 5 and a sleeve of UNC School of Law golf balls on number 8. (please note you may participate in the Put It On The Green contest with a $5 cash donation on the course OR at the registration area by way of credit card)
  • All proceeds benefit scholarship assistance at Carolina Law.
  • Boxed lunches will be provided on the carts as you head out.
  • Hospitality carts will circulate throughout the tournament.
  • Plan to stay and enjoy the 19th Hole Reception and Awards Presentation (appetizers, beer and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided)


Assistant Director of Alumni and Donor Relations
(919) 445-0170 |