PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 15, 2006--For the past four weeks,
U.S. Bank, the exclusive bank sponsor of this week's LPGA Safeway
International Golf Tournament, has let golf fans register to win a
unique day at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club, home of the
Safeway International. Four winners were drawn. Each day, one of the
winners will enjoy two Champions Club badges and will also pocket $100
for every LPGA pro that shoots five-under par.
The winners are:
-- Thursday, March 16: Mike Hickey from Apache Junction, Ariz.;
-- Friday, March 17: Joy Trevino from Mesa, Ariz.;
-- Saturday, March 18: Jason Joyner from Peoria, Ariz.; and
-- Sunday, March 19: Lee Ainorth from Peoria, Ariz.
"We really wanted to allow some of our community members to have
this incredible experience," said Hope Levin, regional president for
U.S. Bank in Arizona. "More than just free tickets, the four winners
will get the VIP treatment in the Champions Club, and have some extra
excitement if any of the professional golfers start to approach that
magical five-under par score."
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with $209 billion in assets, is the 6th
largest financial holding company in the United States. The company
operates 2,419 banking offices and 5,003 ATMs in 24 states, and
provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance,
investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to
consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is the parent
company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Amy Frantti, 612-303-0733
Troy Morrison, 858-642-4639
SOURCE: U.S. Bank