Victory Motors Cancer Drive returns Aug. 17, 18 |

Victory Motors Cancer Drive returns Aug. 17, 18

Craig Press Staff
Justin Kawcak hopes for a good roll of the dice at the craps table during casino night at the Victory Motors Cancer Drive at Quality Inn & Suites.
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The Victory Motors Cancer Drive returns with multiple activities benefiting Moffat County Cancer Society.

The event’s casino night and silent auction takes place Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Quality Inn & Suites, 300 S. Colorado Highway 13.

Doors open at 5 p.m. with a buffet at 6 and gaming from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Tickets are $40 apiece and good for $200 in chips, buffet access and one drink.

Aug. 18 sees the event take to Yampa Valley Golf Course for the third annual Rick Upchurch Drive 4 Life Golf Tournament with an 8 a.m. shotgun start.

The tourney partners with Upchurch, a former Denver Bronco who has battled chronic myeloid leukemia.

Upchurch and fellow pro athletes Billy Van Heusen, Charlie Adams, Ron Egloff, Le-Lo Lang, Walter Davis, Dave Studdard will be joining players on the links

A long drive competition offers a trip for two to Pebble Beach with a hole-in-one. Trips to Cancun, Mexico are also at stake.

Space is limited, and registration is $90 per player.

For more information, call 970-824-4422.