VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – The St. Jude Bruce Rader Golf Tournament celebrates its 20th year this.
The 2016 tournament, which is hosted by the Peter Decker Children’s Charity, is Thursday, June 2 and Friday, June 3 at Honey Bee Golf Club in Virginia Beach.
As its name suggests, the event is close to WAVY TV Sports Director Bruce Rader’s heart.
In the video above, Rader looks back on the past 20 years and how the tournament has benefited the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The celebration of life has raised more than $1 million to date and has created countless memories.. For Bruce his thoughts still come back to the little girl that touched him years ago, Suzanne Pavlat.