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United Way Golf Tournament a Success

FULTON, NY – Sunny skies and warm weather made for a perfect day for the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament.

The team representing AaPEX / EIF carded a 59 to capture first place in the morning flight of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament. From left are team members Dwayne Walts, Tom Pollck, Al Squiteri and Chris Lawson.
The team representing AaPEX / EIF carded a 59 to capture first place in the morning flight of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament. From left are team members Dwayne Walts, Tom Pollck, Al Squiteri and Chris Lawson.

Held at the Oswego Country Club the tournament featured a field of 41 teams competing in two complete tournaments; a morning flight and an afternoon flight.

The AaPEX / EIF Construction team carded a 59 to capture first place with the narrowest of margins as the Pathfinder Bank team shot a 60 to finish in second place.

Top individual performers in the morning flight were:

– Closest to the Pin hole #4 Lyle Baxter and Melissa Miller

– Closest to the Pin hole #12 Brian Gover

– Longest Drive hole #1 Chris Lawson and Deanna Masuicco

– The NRG team won the putting contest with a score of 161

Skins winners in the morning flight included Pathfinder Bank with a 2 on holes #2 and # 3; NRG with a 3 on hole #14; Spencer’s Ali with a 3 on hole #1; Aapex/EIF Construction with a 2 on hole #4; and the Palladium Times with a 3 on hole #10.  The Blind Draw winner was the Palladium-Times.

The Domino’s Pizza shot a 12-under 59 to win the afternoon flight of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament. From left are team members Chris Dain, Brian Dayle, Tom Matweecha and Dave Herring.
The Domino’s Pizza shot a 12-under 59 to win the afternoon flight of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament. From left are team members Chris Dain, Brian Dayle, Tom Matweecha and Dave Herring.

The afternoon tournament produced a similar result as the Domino’s Pizza team shot a 59 to finish one stroke ahead of the Burritt Motors team that posted a score of 60.

Top individual performers in the afternoon flight were:

– Closest to the Pin hole #4 Chris Dain

– Closest to the Pin hole #12 Josh Dumas and Audrey Haynes

– Longest Drive hole #1 Ryan Hawthorne and Audrey Haynes

– The R & S Roofing and Concrete team won the putting contest with a score of 153

Skins winners included Burritt Motors with a 3 on hole #1 and R & S Roofing with a 3 on hole #14.  The Blind Draw winner was Oswego Country Federal Credit Union.

“It was a perfect day for golf,” said United Way Resource Development Director Ali McGrath. “Our planning committee did an excellent job to ensure that everyone involved from our golfers to our volunteers enjoyed the day. The success of our golf tournament plays an important role in helping United Way fund human services programs that have a positive effect on our efforts to end hunger, help children and youth succeed and improve the overall health and well-being of our communities.”

“I extend a sincere thank you to our returning major sponsors Entergy, Exelon Generation, Burritt Motors, Novelis, and National Grid as well as Burke’s Home Center, Fulton Savings Bank, Planned Results, Quaker Chemical and our newest sponsors Barnhart Crane and Rigging; AmeriGas Propane; Penske Logistics, and Pathfinder Bank.  We are very appreciative of their support and their commitment to United Way,” she continued.