2016 Charity Golf Tournament
The Grafton Lions Club would like to thank all of our hard working Lions members, the golfers, guests, and sponsors who made our 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament a tremendous success. This year's tournament was sold out! More than 144 golfers teed off for the 10 am start.
The Golf Tournament continues to be our largest fundraiser each year. Proceeds will allow us to continue to with the many local projects and charities that are normally supported by the Grafton Lions Charities, Inc.
The tournament was held once again at Blackstone National Golf Club in Sutton on Tuesday, August 23rd. The course was in excellent shape thanks to staff of Blackstone National. The tournament was won by the team of S. Cooksky, D. Frederico, C. Turner and R. Heidenthal with a score of 58. The team of J. Bauer, P. Prout, G. Curtis and B. Curtis finished one shot back at 59 to take 2nd place. The team of R. Rapacki, S. Tobio, M. Eadie and A. Oustinoff tied with a 59 and took 3rd place after a tie breaker. Maureen Wojnar won the women’s long drive contest while Ari Oustinoff took the men’s title. Gary Curtis and Amanda Jeznach won the closest to the pin contest for men and women’s respectively.
We would like to thank Homefield Credit Union for being the lead tournament sponsor. We would also like to thank The Salmon Adult Health-Beaumont Nursing Home for sponsoring diner. As well as the following corporate sponsors for their generosity: All-Phase Glass, Anzio’s Brick Oven Pizza, Avidia Bank, Bushel N Peck, Citizens Bank, CSR Financial Services, Eastern Bank, Fabrizio/Fortuna, Fidelity Bank, Gaudette Insurance, Grafton Soccer Club, Hunter’s Grille & Tap at the Grafton Inn, Mikes Car Care, Premier Communications Inc., Riemer Associates, Santander Bank, Unibank and Washington Mills.
Thank you to our hole sponsors: Atchue Opticians, Bershire Bank, Cones on the Common, Grafton Country Store, Lions Cindy & Ned Vegnone, Dr. Charles Gagne & Family, Grafton Historical Society, Grafton Police Assoc , Goretti’s Supermarket, Hanna Holdings, IBA Print Shop, Millbury Fed Credit Union, Millbury National Bank, Millbury Saving Bank, Pepperoni Express, Representative David Muradian Jr., Saint Philip Church, Nan and Mike Ponting, Republic Plumbing, Signarama WorcesterStolberg, Ebbeling & Blanchette LLP, The Deneen Girls, The Murphy Family, Senator Michael O Moore, Republic Plumbing, Uxbridge Lions Club , United Bank and Wojnar Realty LLC.
We also like to thank the following businesses and individuals who donated items for our raffle and auctions: A & D Pizzaria, Anzio Pizza, BJ’s Wholesale, Blackstone National GC, British Beer Company, Charles River Bank, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dunkin Donuts, Grafton, King & Queen Cleaners, Joy Cleaners, Sharon & Dennis LaBounty, Lions Beth & Peter Mena, Mendon Green House, Project New Hope, Marianna & John Riemer, Lions Sue & Dave Robbins, Savers Bank, Star Nails & Spa, Sweet, Stop & Shop, Grafton, Sweet Kitchen & Desert Bar, Swirls & Scoops, Paul Smith, The Pet Barber, Tina Theroux, DMD, Tony’s Pizza and Wegman’s.