The 15th Annual Firefighter Steven Coakley Golf Tournament held on Monday, April 30th 2018 was the most successful to date. We had 116 golfers registered – 29 foursomes and 22 firefighters made the trip down from NY. It was a beautiful, sunny day for an afternoon out on the course at Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation in Mint Hill.
A big thank you to our Primary Sponsors Hendrick Lexus Charlotte and Response Team1. We can’t thank all our sponsors enough. A great lunch provided by Beantown Tavern, dinner provided by Outback from Pineville, and boxed lunches to go from Boars Head Meats.
The team that brought home the first place hardware was Team O’Boyle: featuring Jimmy O’Boyle, Larry Bosc, Duncan MacNichol & Sean O’Connor. Following in second place was Team Wells Fargo Advisors: Scott Bowman, Joe Zentner, Ken Davis & Tom Schorr. Third place was won by Team Welsh & Associates Contracting: PJ Welsh, Mark Day, Stephen Condon & Paul the Bartender. The Longest Drive winner was Danny Yelverton and Closest to the Pin was Tom Schorr.
Laura Welsh was our photographer at Hole #4 taking pictures with the 9/11 Steel Beam display. John Tart was the winner of the 50/50 at Hole #14 sponsored by Cabarrus Brewing Company. Hole #18 was the talk of the tournament sponsored by ERX Emergency Response Xperts with music, cocktails, Firehouse Sub samples and chances to win prizes with a chipping challenge.
We had some great raffle items including a SmartChef 3-Burner Gas Grill By Lowes, Sonos SUB Subwoofer Speaker by NAPA Filters, NFL Football Helmet signed by Ha Ha Clinton Dix by the Green Bay Packers & YETI ROADIE 20 Cooler by Response Team 1, among many other great items.
Thank you to all that were a part of making this such a successful event!!!