Condoleezza Rice To Be Named 2022 Ambassador Of Golf At 2022 Bridgestone Senior Players Championship
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2021-11-19
AKRON, Ohio — 66th US Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice will be named the 2022 recipient of the Ambassador of Golf Award presented by FirstEnergy Foundation. Secretary Rice will be recognized on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at the 2022 Bridgestone SENIOR PLAYERS Championship at Firestone Country Club. The Ambassador of Golf Award honors a person who has fostered the ideals of the game on an international level and whose concerns for others extends beyond the golf course.
“Condoleezza Rice’s service to our country is well-documented, as is the leadership and character she has displayed throughout her decorated career,” said PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan. “Needless to say, we are fortunate and grateful to have someone of such standing show a continued passion for and dedication to growing the game we all love. We are thrilled to honor Dr. Rice with the Ambassador of Golf at the 2022 Bridgestone SENIOR PLAYERS Championship for her many contributions to golf, including the important priority of promoting greater diversity within the sport.