The Tacoma Athletic Commission is putting on its first “Celebrity Classic” golf tournament today to raise money for youth sports in Pierce County.
Fifty-four golfers will be grouped with nine local celebrities for a nine-hole scramble at Highlands Golf Course starting at 1 p.m.
Some of the celebrities:
* Jon Kitna, former Central Washington University and Seattle Seahawks quarterback who is now the coach at Lincoln High School.
* Dane Looker, former UW and St. Louis Rams receiver who is now the receivers’ coach at Pacific Lutheran.
* Bob Houbregs, former UW All-American basketball player who set 10 school scoring records.
* Gordy Pfeifer, ex-three sport star at Puget Sound who became an international handball champion.
* Scott Westering, the current football coach at PLU.
* Roger Iverson, second-leading scorer in PLU basketball history.