The annual Closest to the Pin Contest took place on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at VMAC. The 2015 Boeing Classic Champion, Billy Andrade, along with PGA TOUR Champion professional, John Daly, battled with Seattle Seahawks Steven Hauschka, Jermaine Kearse and Bradley Sowell to see who had the best skills hitting golf balls at a floating green in Lake Washington. Sowell, who has only been playing golf for a couple years was the winner.
Past participants include Seattle Seahawks Steven Hauschka, Jermaine Kearse and former Seahawks Golden Tate, Cooper Helfet, Matt Flynn and Charlie Whitehurst. Accompanied by PGA TOUR Champions Professionals Fred Couples, Bart Bryant, Jay Don Blake, John Inman, and Bobby Clampett.