A few weeks ago, The Recognition Source supplied the awards and trophies for the inaugural Hank Baskett Classic, a golf tournament in Rancho Palos Verdes, California at the Trump National Golf Club. The tournament, and related special events, all helped benefit the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation.
The host, Hank Baskett, is a former NFL player and married to the ‘Girls Next Door’ reality star, (formally made up one third of Hugh Hefner’s blonde girlfriends): Kendra Wilkinson. Baskett currently co-stars in a spinoff show with Kendra and their son on the WE network which focuses on Kendra’s life after the Playboy mansion.
Some of the celebs and athletes that came out include:
Jermaine Dye – former MLB player
David Justice – former MLB player
Kendra Wilkinson – reality TV star/wife of Hank Baskett
Alfonso Ribeiro – actor/Fresh Prince’s ‘Carlton’
Byron Russell – former NBA player
Mark McMillian – former NFL player
Jasmine Dustin – supermodel
Todd Potter – stuntman
Nicholas Sparks – author/producer
Leeann Tweeden – actress/model/host
Kris Humphries – NBA player
Adrian Ross – former NFL player
Willie Gault – former NFL player
DJ Skribble – DJ/host
John Salley – former NBA player
Mikey Roe – actor/host
Jacob Payne – NFL player
Natalie Nunn – actress/host
Antonio Pierce – former NFL player
Will Blackmon – former NFL player
Corey Dillon – former NFL player
Gretchen Rossi – model/entrepreneur
Hank Basket posted on Twitter (extended tweet) the next day:
I’d like to thank @bonniejaddario for partnering with us on the @hbgolfclassic and @Tracey_Leinen @LeeHuttonIII @travellegaines for the time you spent helping put all of this together! You do not know how appreciative I am for everything you did and the countless hours you spent to make the inaugural @hbgolfclassic such a tremendous success! Does not rest though, time to start preparing for next year!
The Recognition Source is proud to help support the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation through such a fun tournament and hope to be partners next year as well.