The summer was in full swing this past week! The Alliance held their 10th Annual Golf Classic on Friday, July 25, at the Jacoby Golf Course. The food was in great supply from some generous donations. Breakfast burritos were provided by Taco Johns of Laramie, donuts were provided by Daylight Donuts, and of course with the new morning tournament starting time, coffee was provided by the Hilton Garden Inn & UW Conference Center. Lunch was also provided by Mr. Jim’s Pizza, Jimmy Johns, and O’Dwyers Public House. The drink cart was sponsored by The Mortgage Source and other supplies for the tournament was donated by Smith Beverages and Wal-Mart.
The Major Sponsors for the golf tournament were, Capital West Bank/ANB Bank, Frist Interstate Bank and Ivinson Memorial Hospital. Thank You!
There were 25 registered teams with 100 players. Each player received one mulligan courtesy of the LCBA. The tournament featured various contests: a putting contest, pro’s drive, closest to the pin, longest putt for men and women, Hole-in-One, and longest drive in fairway for men and women.
The Hole-in- one prizes were donated by Laramie GM Auto Center. Hole prizes included 2014 Chevy Malibu car for the hole-in-one, 4-Day/ 3-Night golf vacation at a selected Fairmont Resort, Golf outing at the French Lick Golf Resort, $500 Online Shopping Spree.
Contest prizes were donated by Bank of the West, Fairfield Inn Suites by Marriott, The Library Sports Bar & Grille, Connecting Point and Holiday Inn.
Hole sponsors included Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Mader Tschacher Peterson & Co, LLC, Laramie GM Auto Center, Mountain Cement, and Smith Beverages
First place prize was donated by The Laramie Chamber Business Alliance, Second place prize donated by First Western Trust and Third Place Prize donated by The Hilton Garden Inn and UW Conference Center.
Judy Henderson won the longest putt, Paula Dodds won closest to the pin and Deby Forry won the longest drive contest. Tim Collins won the longest putt and closest to the pin contest while Doug Faus won longest drive contest.
Mader Tschacher Peterson & CO., LLC, and Laramie GM Auto Center tied for 1st place and a tie for 2nd place the winners were Coffey Engineering & Surveying LLC, UW Athletics/Cowboy Joe Club and UniWyo Federal Credit Union team #1.
Thank you to the Golf Committee, Rick Melone, Drew Johnson, Rebecca Miller, John Murdock, major sponsors, and all volunteers that helped make the golf tournament possible.
Thanks again for your continued support!