Thanks for support of golf tournament

To the Editor:

Over 150 golfers enjoyed a beautiful summer day to participate in the 29th annual Bishop Guertin Alumni Griffin Memorial Golf Tournament, held Friday, Aug. 14, at Passaconaway Country Club in Litchfield.

The tournament featured a four-player scramble format. The weather conditions enhanced the ideal course conditions. Prizes were awarded as follows:

MEN’S DIVISION

1st place, scoring 59 (12 under par): Marc Berube ’81, Paul Denner, Sean Parnell and Tommy Ethier ’17.

2nd place, scoring 59 (12 under par): Gregg Hartman, David Buffum, Jerry Ruocco and Paul Brassard.

3rd place, scoring 61 (10 under par): Dan Edwards ’82, Mike Soule ’82, Marc Chateauneuf ’82 and Mike Santos ’82.

WOMEN’S DIVISION

1st place, scoring 72 (1 over par): Susan Barracchini ’82, Tricia Shea ’82, Sheila Soucy and M.J. Cormier ’79.

CONTEST HOLES

Men’s long drive (Hole 6): Tommy Ethier ’17.

Women’s long drive (Hole 6): Tracy Ryan.

Straightest drive (Hole 1): Loren Dubois ’81.

Putting contest: Tom Brown.

Closest to pin (Hole 4): Bill Francoeur, 5 feet, 8 inches.

Closest to pin (Hole 11): David Condon, 5-10.

Closest to pin (Hole 13): Mike Lenzi ’75, 3-2.

Closest to pin (Hole 17): John Egan ’80, 3-4.

The 2015 Golf Committee wishes to congratulate all of the winners and to also thank the BG alumni, guests and sponsors for their continued support of this event. We would also like to extend our congratulations to our tournament host, Passaconaway Country Club, for their service to the community.

Dick Lavoie

Class of ’67

Event co-chairman