Our twelfth annual event went very well, excellent
weather, and outstanding turnout of family friends.
Friday evening many of the golfers, family and
friends gathered for the Welcome Dinner at Montego
Bay Restaurant. A good time and many stories were
exchanged, as well as the events in their lives
over the past year.
Saturday morning, 132 golfers
teed it up for the first day of the scramble and
the scores turned out to be very close for several
Saturday evening everyone gathered
at the Hombre Golf Club for the putting contest.
This is a fun event for everyone – even the kids.
It was enhanced this year with a contribution
from Ron and Susan Bigus, with a cash prize putt-off.
It was a fun evening and another way we could
raise some extra money for the kids.
dawned as beautifully as ever and our family and
many of our relatives and friends attended as
Mass at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church in memory
At noon, all the golfers gathered for
the final round of golf in great anticipation
of being crowned “Champions.”
After a round
of great shots and outstanding play, the team
of Tommy Cooley, Mike Nichols, Dennis Evans, and
Joe Yoachim emerged as the 2006 Champions.
At the conclusion of golf, everyone gathered
on the Terrace for our steak dinner, prize drawings,
and special event winners.
gratitude and thanks goes to Dan McGrath, Club
Manager and Paul Sylvester and his entire staff
for the dinner and all the extra effort they all
put forth during this event.
Finally, after dinner and the awards, we had
the distinct honor of presenting to the Advocates
for Children. On behalf of all of you who contribute
in so many ways, a check in the amount of $51,825.00 was guve to the Advocates for Children!
This was the largest amount we have ever raised.
Thanks to each and everyone of you who have supported
this event year after year… Our family is truly
grateful for your involvement, support, and contributions
of everyone, local businesses, sponsors, volunteers,
The 2006 “Jeff Award” was presented to Sid
Taylor who has embraced this tournament from the
very beginning and has contributed many items
and Budweiser Beer for our event.
Winning team was Tommy Cooley, Mike Nichols,
Dennis Evans, and Joe Yoachim.
Twenty golfers gathered for a shot at being the
Division: David Lynn
John and Irene Bogue from Palmer, Alaska.
Tiger Woods autographed framed Masters Flag