BRATTLEBORO -- More than 125 golfers played through occasional rain showers on Wednesday, Aug. 1 to help make the Brattleboro Retreat’s seventh annual Golf Tournament a swinging success. Held at the Brattleboro Country Club, the event raised more than $38,000 to benefit the therapeutic recreational activities for children and adolescents receiving care at the Retreat.
This year’s Platinum Sponsor was Sodexo. Gold Sponsors included Communicators Group; Downs Rachlin Martin, PLLC; the Melanson Company; MVP Health Care; Physician Finders; The Richards Group; WKVT; and WTSA.
Silver Sponsors included Bast Investment Company; Black Rock; Brattleboro Memorial Hospital; Brattleboro Subaru; Dominion Diagnostics; Mary Faucher and Steve Klugman; HP Cummings Construction Company; HawkPartners, LLC; Howard Printing; Jackson Lewis; S&S Painting & Decorating; and Sherlock Investment Management.
Winner of the tournament’s "First Gross" was the team of Elizabeth Walker, Eileen Ranslow, Scott Wilson and Toby Muncill. Winner of "First Net" was the team representing Hole Sponsor HCRS (Cory Wilkerson, Josh Compton, Phil DeMuzio and Jarrod James).
The team that took "Second Gross" were representatives from Gold Sponsor Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC and Silver Sponsor Hawk Partners (Joe Choquette, David Minnis, Dennis McLister and Taylor Foehl). "Second Net" went to the team representing Silver Sponsor Brattleboro Subaru (Chris
Tracy Sloan won the Women’s Longest Drive. Nancy Hagstrom from Bronze Sponsor Newton Business won the prize for Women’s Closest to the Pin while Sue Branch from Silver Sponsor S&S Painting and Decorating won Straightest Drive. In the Men’s Division, Rich Card from Gold Sponsor WKVT took the prize for Longest Drive. And S&S Painting & Decorating’s Ken Greatbach won Straightest Drive with Taylor Foehl of HawkPartners winning Closest to Pin.