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Teams Now Forming For Darren's Lions2Tigers Golf Tournament

Darren Valeriote It's time for the third annual Darren's Lions2Tigers Golf Tournament on Friday, Oct. 11 at Pevely Farms Golf Club in Eureka.

The 4-person scramble tournament raises scholarship money for new University City High School graduates heading to the University of Missouri in Columbia. Players and pin sponsors are needed. The scholarships are in memory of 1988 UCHS grad Darren Valeriote who went on to attend Mizzou. Valeriote passed away suddenly in 2016 at 45.

Last May, Darren's Lions2Tigers Foundation awarded $7,500 to three students heading to Mizzou: Domonic Torno, Kayla Merrill
and Makayla Jones. 

Valeriote attended the district from kindergarten through 12th grade and went to Flynn Park
Elementary School, Brittany Woods Middle School and University City High School. He cherished his
longtime friendships with fellow UCHS grads, some of whom went on to study with him at

Click here to learn more about the tournament and to register. Tickets to play are $125 per person.

Darren Valeriote UCHS '88