2009 Bulldog Challenge raises more than 10,000 for scholarship
The 2009 Bulldog Challenge, sponsored by the Naval ROTC unit and Citadel Marines raised $10,500 for an endowed scholarship in honor of the late 1st Lt. Dan Malcom, Citadel Class of 2001.
Malcom, a Marine, was killed in combat Iraq in 2004. The 1st Lt. Dan Malcom Memorial Scholarship was created by Citadel Marines and has grown to more than $1 million.
Nearly 120 teams and 550 people competed in the 2009 Bulldog Challenge, which was held March 7. Teams came from across South Carolina, Virginia, Indiana, Vermont, Texas, Tennessee, New York, Florida, Ohio, Louisiana, Maryland and Pennsylvania. Miss South Carolina Anna Perry also competed and presented awards, which were sponsored by more than 18 local businesses.