OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego Country Club held its annual Summer Scramble recently, surpassing last yearâ€™s record number of participants, according to Tournament Director Ed Fayette.
Step One Creative, an Oswego-based marketing communications firm, sponsored the event.
29 teams (116 golfers) participated in the captain-n-crew format this year, and the winning team was the tournament host Step One Creative. Their team, consisting of Shane Stepien, Tom Roman, Bill Herbst and Sean Marsh, shot 13-under par or 58.
The tournament format allows for members to invite up to 3 non-members/guests in the four-person captain-n-crew event.
Step One Creative also announced that the Oswego County Historical Society (OCHS) was the recipient of this yearâ€™s Summer Scramble donation that goes annually to a non-profit organization.Â $5 of each of the participantâ€™s registration fee goes towards the donation..
The contribution to OCHS totaled $580, according to Shane Stepien, president of Step One Creative.
â€œWe appreciate the opportunity to partner with the Oswego Country Club on this annual event as a sponsor, and are pleased to be able to give something back to our community with this yearâ€™s donation to The Oswego County Historical Society,â€ said Stepien.Â â€œThe historical societyâ€™s â€œBe Historical. Keep History Alive!â€ fundraising campaign that was held throughout the month of July was a perfect fit for this yearâ€™s Summer Scramble contribution.â€
Fayette thanked Oswego Country Club Golf Professionals Jon Fowler and Will Weimer along with their Pro Shop staff, Scott Peters and his grounds crew, Chris Carpenterâ€™s restaurant staff, and tournament sponsor Step One Creative for the successful event.
Established in 1996, Step One Creative, a division of Step One Communications, LLC is a marketing communications firm located at 56 West Third Street in Oswego, that offers full-service advertising design, brand development, public relations, copywriting, media planning/placement, marketing research, and capital campaign development/fundraising to organizations and businesses throughout Central and Upstate New York.
For additional information on Step One Creative please call (315) 342-2554 or visit them online at www.steponecreative.com.
The Oswego County Historical Society is located at the Richardson-Bates Museum at 135 East Third Street in Oswego. For more information or to schedule tours at the museum call (315) 343-1342.