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Golf Classic raises $45,568 for Project HOPE


Adventist Health Sonora’s Foundation held the 22nd annual Golf Classic on June 20, 2018, at Saddle Creek Golf Resort. It was a beautiful day for the 115 golfers who enjoyed 18 holes, lunch and an awards banquet.

The tournament and contest winners were:

1st Place Champions / Score: 51- Team 7A: Joe Deleon, Mutunga Maithya, Axel Gomes, Nelson Gomes

2nd Place / Score: 52- Team 14B: Jeff Rei, Peter Rei, Kevin Rei, Matt Rei

3rd Place / Score: 53- Team 6B: Mike Arnold, Larry England, Randolph Holder, Steve Jensen

Closest to the Pin #11- Men: Ron Leedy, 1’ 1½“; Women: Shari Crawford, 11’ 8”

Longest Drive #16- Men: James Smith; Women: Jill Dudley

Straightest Drive #12- Men: Johnny Hart; Women: Bev Olsen

Longest Putt #18- Jesse Madden, 27’

Special thanks to our sponsors who included: Black Oak Casino Resort; Sonora Hills; Adventist Health; Clarke Broadcasting; JLL; MACT Health Board, Inc.; Boyer Construction; Chicken Ranch Tribal Council; Oak Valley Community Bank; Sonora Ford and Subaru of Sonora; Blue Mountain Minerals; J. Hart Plumbing; MS Production Services, Inc.; New England Sheet Metal & Mechanical Co.; Sierra Emergency Medical Group; Vituity; Addis Construction; Andrew and Marlena Jahn; Auto Tech & Tires; Sonora Grocery Outlet; Warden’s Office Furniture; Abby Carpet by Perea; Condor Earth Technologies, Inc.; Crown Painting, Inc.; Cutler-Segerstrom Insurance Agency/Leavitt Group; Foothill Printing & Graphics; Middleton’s Mark Twain Group; Dick and Audrey Pland; Safari Smiles; Sierra Instant Printing; Leanette Hompson; Sierra Vista Optometry; Yosemite Tile; Union Democrat; Wheeler & Eggar CPAs, LLP; Sierra Repertory Theater; Alissa Thompson; and the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Association.

The 2018 Golf Classic Committee was chaired by Jim Mele with members Elizabeth “EJ” Jones, Lisa Melville, B.J. Nelson, Mark Steichen, Alissa Thompson and Kara Turpen.