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Soika golf tourney Sept. 27 in River Falls

The third annual Kristin Soika Memorial Golf Tournament will take place Saturday, Sept. 27, at the River Falls Golf Club.

Soika died Sept. 9, 2006, after a hard fought battle with leukemia. She was a single mother who left behind two girls: Alex, now 14; and Morgan, 10; who are now being cared for by Soika's parents, Jerry and Suzy.

Jerry was a long-time member of the River Falls Golf Club. Funds raised at the tournament will go towards Alex and Morgan's college fund and future expenses.

Cost for the four-person scramble is $75 per person and includes 18 holes of golf, shared cart and dinner. The event will also include a silent auction, raffle and other prizes.

Anyone wishing to golf, or donate items for the silent auction, should contact Suzy Soika at (651) 291-1005, or Mike Kensy at (651) 239-5583.

Checks should be made payable and sent to: Suzy Soika, 762 Tuscarora Ave., St. Paul, MN, 55102.