Another great day for golfers and students! Last week the last of the two annual golf tournaments coordinated by WAEF and presented by Corteva Agriscience and Wilbur Ellis to support the industry's charitable efforts occurred.
Thank you to all of our sponsors, golfers and volunteers!
1st place Low Gross Team - Oneonta Starr Ranch Growers. Players: John Cannon, Joe Schwilke, Jake Gale and Mike Marboe
2nd place Low Gross Team - Corteva Agriscience. Players: Lee Gale, Aaron Christensen, Greg McPerson and Aaron Gale
3rd place Low Gross Team - HR Spinner. Players: Jason Champoux, Shaun Stegeman, Kailan Dunn and Ryan Franklin
1st place Low Net Team - Washington State Tree Fruit Association. Players: Jon DeVaney, Tim Kovis, Gary Snyder, Bruce Grim
2nd place Low Net Team - Northwest Farm Credit Insurance Services. Players: Lupe Villasenor, Jim Holt, Emma Duyn, Casey Cox)
3rd place Low Net Team - T&G Global. Players: Chris Willett, Danelle Huber, George Harter
Course contests sponsored by Certis USA
Women's Long Drive - Danelle Huber
Longest Putt - Dean Kutschkau
Men's Long Drive - Mike Fitch
Accuracy Drive - Ron Smith
Closest to the Pin - John Cannon
Putting contest sponsored by Keyes Packaging - Jason Champoux
A big thank you to our tournament sponsors! The purpose of the tournament is to raise funds to support access to education. It is not possible without our valued sponsors!
Presenting Sponsors: Corteva Agriscience & Wilbur Ellis Company
Banquet Sponsor: Key Bank
Beverage Sponsor: Rain and Hail
Caddy Pak Sponsor: BASF
Cart Sponsor: Rural Community Insurance Services (RCIS)
Course Contest Sponsor: Certis USA
Driving Range Sponsor: Oneonta Starr Ranch Growers
Happy Hour Sponsor: Decco
Hole In One Sponsor: Crane & Crane
Lunch Sponsor: CHUBB Agribusiness
Putting Contest Sponsor: Keyes Fibre
Raffle Sponsor: AgroFresh
Registration Bag Sponsor: Aweta
Tractor Ball Drop Sponsor: Valley Tractor
Team Sponsors: Armtech Insurance Services, AssuredPartners MCM, Chamberlin Agriculture, CMI Orchards, FieldClock, HR Spinner, Hudson Crop Insurance, International Paper, Michelsen Packaging, Northwest Farm Credit Services, Northwest Farm Credit Insurance Services, PayneWest Insurance, ProAg, Rabo AgriFinance, Sage Fruit, T&G Global, Washington State Tree Fruit Association, Yakima POM Club
Hole Sponsors: Armtech Insurance Services, AssuredPartners MCM, Banner Bank, Chamberlin Agriculture, Chelan Fresh, Chelan Fruit, CliftonLarsonAllen, CMI Orchards, Drape Net , FieldClock, Gold Crown Nursery, GS Long, HR Spinner, Hudson Crop Insurance, International Paper, Macro Plastics, McDougall & Sons, Michelsen Packaging, Northwest Farm Credit Services, Northwest Farm Credit Insurance Services, Pace International, PayneWest Insurance, ProAg, Rabo AgriFinance, Sage Fruit, Semios, Sinclair Systems International, Superior Fruit Equipment Company, Syngenta, T&G Global, United Pacific Forest Products, USI, Washington State Tree Fruit Association, Yakima POM Club
We are also so appreciative of the volunteers that make sure the day runs smoothly and that all players get LOTS of opportunities to participate in fundraising activities!
Volunteers: Alfredo Reyes, Pedro Cuevas, Ariday Guerra, Scott Gilbert, Mallory Carr, Pat Bossen, Susan Heinicke, Jaya Hahn, Malinda League, Julianne Johnson, Joanne Thomas, Ruth Pringle, LaVerne Bergstrom, Vanessa Reyes-Romero, Dany Cavadini, Kisten Furr, Ardy Low
Student Volunteers: Stephanie Olivera, Alex Capi, Itzia Mejia, Dianna Sanchez
Thank you also to the tournament auctioneer Buell Hawkins and our auction donors Roger & Betty Strand, Strand Apples and Seattle Mariners.