The 2022 WSGW “WinVitational” includes a Four Person Scramble at The Sawmill, Three Closest to the Pin Contests, and $10,000 Hole in One Contest
On Tuesday, August 16, golfers will compete for fun and prizes at The Sawmill Golf Club
While the WSGW “Closest to the Pin” Contests are over, we remind you each contest was Powered by Serra Automotive of Saginaw
Three separate contests were held during the WSGW Morning Team Show
Each contest included the $10,000 “Hole In One” Presented by Buck Insurance in Freeland
We thank our “Closest to the Pin” venues…
$10,000 “Hole In One” Presented by Buck Insurance in Freeland
Prizes for Longest Drive, both Men and Women, sponsored by Forward
Thanks to Hole Sponsors…..
West Side Decorating Center
YMCA of Saginaw
Midland Brewing Company
Serra Automotive of Saginaw
Applied Training Solutions
The Maytag Store
ALPHA MEDIA’S CONTEST-SPECIFIC RULES FOR THE
WSGW WINVITATIONAL CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
These contest-specific rules should be read in conjunction with Alpha Media’s General Contest Rules,
which are applicable to all contests conducted by Alpha Media Holdings LLC and/or its subsidiaries
(including licensee subsidiaries).
Sponsor(s): WSGW AM&FM 1795 Tittabawassee Road, Saginaw MI 48604
1. Promotional Period: The WSGW Winvitational contest (the “Promotion”) begins on or around
July 19, 2022 at 6am EDT and ends at 9am EDT on August 16, 2022(the “Promotional Period”).
2. Entry Deadline: The deadline to submit entries is August 2, 2022 at 9am EDT.
3. Eligibility Restrictions: The Promotion is open to all legal residents who are 18 years of age or
older at the time of entry. Employees of WSGW, its parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, its
advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other broadcast stations in the
Station’s listening area, and the members of their immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings or
children) or households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate or win. This Promotion is
subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside the United States, in
NY and FL, as applicable, and where prohibited.
Participants are eligible to participate one time in each of three separate closest to the pin competitions
for a chance to play in the WSGW Winvitational on August 16, 2022. But each participant can only win
once overall. The closest to the pin competitions are July 19, July 26 and August 2, 2022.
Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry
that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from any individual who
does not meet the eligibility requirements, and will also delete any entry as required by law.
Winners must possess a valid ID and sign all required waivers and documentation.
4. Entry Method: To participate in the Promotion, you may enter via the following method(s).
Competition Dates and Locations
July 19, 2022: 6:30-9:00 am EDT Sawmill Golf Club 19 Sawmill off Midland Rd. Saginaw Township
July 26, 2022: 6:30-9:00 am EDT Crooked Creek Golf Course 9387 Gratiot Road, Shields
August 2, 2022: 6:30-9:00am EDT Twin Oaks Golf Course 6710 Freeland Rd. Freeland, MI
Entrants must compete in a skill competition in which they will get three golf swings in an attempt to
put a golf ball closest to the pin among all entrants at each scheduled event. The golf shots will be
measured by station personnel.
Contestants can enter at all three competitions, but can only win one time throughout the contest
There will be one opportunity for a chance to win the $10,000 hole-in-one contest cash prize at each of
the three competition dates listed above. The $10,000 prize(s) are covered by an insurance policy
obtained from Ken Buck of Buck Insurance Agency in Freeland, MI.
One additional hole-in-one contest will take place at the Winvitational Scramble on August 16th, 2022 at
the Sawmill Golf Club.
If a contestant at the course on a designated competition day puts their first shot in the hole, the
competition for the $10,000 cash prize ends for that day. Other contestants will still be able to take
their three shots to qualify for the Winvitational outing.
The contestants first shot only, will qualify that person to win $10,000 if they score a hole-in-one. The
target hole will measure 150+yards. No warm-ups or pre-qualifying attempts and only one shot per
player per target hole is permitted for the cash prize portion.
The Target Hole(s) will measure from Tee to Flagstick, no less than the specified yardage (150yrds+).
Competition must take place on a regulation USGA Green Standard 4.25” cup.
Contestants must be amateur golfers.
Contestants must be randomly chosen out of the attendees with no warm ups or pre-qualifying
attempts and only one shot per player per target hole is permitted.
The shot(s) must be videotaped.
5. Prizes: The entrant closest to the pin at each of the three (3) competitions will win a place for
themselves and three guests each to play in the WSGW Winvitational August 16th, 2022 at the Sawmill..
The prize includes eighteen (18) holes of golf including cart rental. The prize is subject to weather
conditions and may be canceled and is only available on August 16th, 2022. The total value of each prize
is $240 which includes golf for you and your guests.
6. Winner Selection and Notification:
$10,000 Hole-in-One Contest Cash Prize
Winner(s) will be determined by the first person on each of the competition dates to score a Hole-in-
One per the above stated entry method. If no one scores a Hole-in-One, the cash prize will be forfeited.
Contestants can only win once throughout the promotion period.
The winner at each closest to the pin event will be determined immediately after the last participant hits
their three (3) shots. Those in line by 9:00 am EDT on July 19, 26 & August 2, 2022, will be allowed to
participate. Winners need not be present and will be notified within 48 hours that they have won,
either by phone or email. Those winning must notify us who their guests will be and be available to
participate on August 16,, 2022. Decisions of Station management with respect to the Promotion are
a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner(s).
Winner(s) will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent including a
winner’s full Social Security Number for receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes
awarded by the station conducting the Promotion (in combination with any prizes won in Promotions
run by any other Alpha radio station) in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more.
Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize.
b. Participating in the Promotion and acceptance of a prize constitutes a winner’s and guest’s
(where applicable) permission for the Alpha or its agents to photograph, film and record each winner,
and to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information
and/or any statements made by him/her regarding the Promotion or its sponsors for purposes of trade,
publicity or promotion without additional financial or other compensation, and, Alpha may, where legal,
require a winner (and guest or travel companion, where applicable) to sign a publicity release
confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize. It is the responsibility of the winner(s) to
ensure that their guest(s) or travel companion(s) sign and return any required release. In the case of a
conflict in this paragraph 3 b and any similar paragraph in contest specific rules, the general specific
rules will govern.
c. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in the Promotion, you:
i. agree to grant Alpha a non-exclusive, perpetual, worldwide license to edit, telecast,
exhibit, rerun, reproduce, use, syndicate, license, print, distribute and otherwise exploit any items
(including any photos, videos, audio, or written material) submitted as part of your contest entry (the
“Materials”), or any portion thereof, in any manner and in any and all formats and media now known or
hereafter devised, without payment to you or any third party;
ii. acknowledge that Alpha reserves the right, in its sole discretion, not to use the Materials
at all; and
iii. represent and warrant that: you are at least as old as the age of majority in your state;
you have the full legal right, power and authority to grant to Alpha the license provided for herein; you
own or control the complete exhibition and other rights to the Materials you submitted for the purposes
contemplated in this license; you are either the parent (or legal guardian) of any minor featured in the
Materials or have received the express consent of the parent (or legal guardian) for any such minor to
appear in the Materials and to enter the minor’s likeness in the Materials in the contest; and neither the
Materials nor the exercise of the rights granted herein shall infringe upon or violate the right of privacy
or right of publicity of, or constitute a libel or slander against, or violate any common law or any other
right of, any person or entity.
d. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, and depending on the nature of the prize and
eligibility requirements of the Promotion, Alpha in its sole discretion may require verification of
Promotion winner’s or winners’ identification by a showing of valid government-issued photo
e. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating and/or accepting a prize, entrants,
winner(s) and guests (if applicable) agree to release and hold harmless the station conducting the
Promotion, its sponsor(s) and promotional partner(s), its advertising and promotion agencies, any social
media platform utilized in the conduct of the Promotion (including but not limited to Facebook, Inc.) and
each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, and the officers, shareholders,
directors, employees, agents, representatives, successors, and assigns of each of them (collectively, the
“Released Parties”) against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or
participation in the Promotion. Alpha may also require eligible Promotion winner(s) and their guests or
travel companions, if any (as well as each of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s), if winner(s), guest(s) or
travel companion(s) are under the age of majority in their state of residence), to sign a liability release
confirming such consent. It is the responsibility of the winner(s) to ensure that their guest(s) or travel
companion(s) sign and return any required release.
f. The station conducting the Promotion, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any
person (and all of their entries) from this Promotion if he or she tampers with the entry process, the
operation of the Promotion, or the operation of the station’s website, Facebook Page, and/or any other
social networking site used in the Promotion, or is otherwise in violation of the rules. The station
conducting the Promotion further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate
or suspend the Promotion, or any part of it, if it is not capable of completion as planned or if any fraud,
technical failures or any factor beyond the station’s control, including infection by computer virus, bugs,
tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, corrupt or affect the
administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion as determined by the
station in is sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any person to deliberately damage any station
website, Facebook Page, and/or any other social networking site used in the Promotion or to undermine
the legitimate operation of this Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an
attempt be made, the Alpha reserves the right to seek full prosecution and/or damages from any such
individual to the fullest extent permitted by law. The station’s failure to enforce any term of these
Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of this provision. If due to circumstances beyond the control
of the station conducting the Promotion, any competition or prize-related event or travel is delayed,
rescheduled, postponed or canceled, the station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to modify,
terminate, suspend or cancel the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
g. The Released Parties are not responsible for (i) typographical or other errors in the printing, the
offering or the administration of the Promotion, or in the announcement of a prize; (ii) entries not
received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties,
malfunctions, disconnections, other technological failures, telephone service outages, delays, dropped
calls, or busy signals, or any other difficulties that may prevent an individual from sending or receiving a
text message; or (iii) lost, stolen, mangled, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete, incorrect, or
late entries. Further, the Released Parties are not responsible if any part of a Promotion prize cannot be
awarded due to acts of god, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism or other factors
beyond Alpha’s control.
9. Official Rules and Winner List: To obtain a copy of the General Contest Rules, these contest-
specific rules, or a list of winner(s) following completion of the Promotion (please specify which), send a
self-addressed, stamped envelope (VT residents may omit return postage) specifying “General Contest
Rules,” “Contest-Specific Rules,” or “Winner List” to WSGW Winvitational Winner List or Official Rules
Request, WSGW 1795 Tittabawassee Road, Saginaw MI 48604. A copy of the General Contest Rules,
contest-specific rules, and a list of winner(s) (when complete) are also available during regular business
hours at the main studio of WSGW 1795 Tittabawassee Road, Saginaw MI 48604. All such requests must
be received within thirty (30) days following completion of the Promotion.
station conducting the Promotion is located here: http://www.wsgw.com/privacy-policy.