Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine’s 2016 Golf Fore Kids’ Sake raised $31,186 to benefit school and community-based mentoring services for children in Kennebec and Somerset counties.

Twenty-three teams competed in the 17th annual golf tournament, held Sept. 2 at Belgrade Lakes Golf Club, according to a news release from BBBS.

This year’s tournament, presented by Kennebec Savings Bank, was again chaired by Nicolas Patenaude, from KSB.

2016 Golf Fore Kids’ Sake Tournament Winners

1st Gross: Charlie Shuman, Stephen Shuman, Ryan Madore andRoger Williams (Charlie’s Family of Dealerships).

2nd Gross: Jason Gall, Ed Gall, Mark Plummer and Jim Quinn (Wendy’s).

3rd Gross: Adam Moran, Mike Wilson, Scott Maccheyne and Gary Schewe (Great Falls Marketing).

1st Net: Cole Smith, Jacob Bernatchez, Conor Ferguson and Colby Charette (Messalonskee High School Big Brothers).

2nd Net: Marc Lacasse, Bill Purington, Will Purington and Chip Stevens (Augusta Fuel Co.).

3rd Net: Randy Charette, Jeff Jolicoeur, Bert Languet and Troy Martin (Golden Pond Wealth Management/Century 21 Surette).

Course Challenge Winners

Straightest Drive: Scott Maccheyne (Great Falls Marketing).

Closest to the Pin Contest: Vito Proietti (Great Falls Marketing).

Putting Contest: Joe Dorazio (Aetna).

Hit the Green Contest: Chris Russell (G & E Roofing).

Chipping Contest: Randy Charette (State of Maine).

Golfers were treated to breakfast, sponsored by Aroma Joe’s, snacks and water were provided by Pine State Trading and lunch was served throughout the day by BBBS partner The Red Barn.

The event Beverage Sponsor, Valley Distributors, along with Rita’s Catering, sponsored the Awards Reception.

An auction with sponsor-donated prizes raised nearly $6,000 and “ShineOnCass” sponsorships, in honor of Big Sister Cassidy Charette who died Oct. 11, 2014, raised $3,000 for local school-based mentoring programs.

For more information on volunteering or donating, call 236-2227 or email [email protected].


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