30th Simmons First Red Wolves Classic tees off this weekend

Jonesboro, AR (ASU) - Simmons First Bank of Northeast Arkansas and the Jonesboro Country Club's Men's Golf Association are proud to present the 30th annual "Simmons First Red Wolves Classic" benefiting Arkansas State University golf programs. The tournament will be held July 8, 9 and 10 at the Jonesboro Country Club.

For over 29 years, this has been the premier golf tournament in Northeast Arkansas and all proceeds go to support Arkansas State University's golf programs. This event allows us to continue our support of ASU and the various athletic programs.

ASU men's golf coach Steve Johnson stated "Over the years, the proceeds from this outstanding event, which will exceed $450,000 this year, have gone to support the goals and dreams of young men and women as they continue their commitment to excellence on the golf course and in the classroom."

Simmons First Bank of Northeast Arkansas is one of eight affiliate banks of Simmons First National Corporation. Simmons First National Corporation is an eight bank financial holding company with community banks in Pine Bluff, Lake Village, Jonesboro, Rogers, Searcy, Russellville, El Dorado and Hot Springs, Arkansas. The Company's eight banks conduct financial operations from 88 offices, of which 84 are financial centers, in 47 communities in Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas.