ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The 2014 Bulldog Athletic Association Scholarship Golf Classic concluded on Tuesday afternoon with the announcement that the tournament raised a record amount of money for the UNC Asheville Student-Athlete Scholarship Fund.
Bulldog Director of Athletics Janet R. Cone announced at the Awards & After Party that this year’s two-day tournament raised more than $100,000.
Close to 200 golfers came out on Monday and Tuesday to participate in the tournament at the Country Club of Asheville. This year’s tournament was presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. Also sponsoring this year’s tourney were Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Belk’s.
Community leaders Bruce and Carol Peterson served as Honorary Chairs for this year’s tourney.
Hole sponsors include Belk’s, Sports Clips, Jim Barkley Toyota, Skyland Automotive, Wild Wing Café, Southern Concrete, TD Bank, Signarama, Asheville, Chevrolet, Harry’s on the Hill, Clean Environments and Grove Stone & Sand.
This year’s tournament had a record 75 tee sponsors.
Tuesday’s winners are as follows:
Flight One First Gross: Tom Crouch, Justin Crouch, Mike McKee, Brian Guthy
Flight One First Net: Scott Kirchner, Andrew Alexander, Brian Hall, Bruce Elliston
Flight One Second Net: Hal Markham, Dean Haney, Jay Eagleman, Hank Komodowski
Flight Two First Gross: Jack Davis, Lloyd Owle, Denise Junaluska, Jim Owle
Flight Two First Net: Dave White, Max Queen, Joe Gillespie, Al Richie
Flight Two Second Net: Pat Howard, Yates Coleman, Tim Shipman, David Hitch
Straightest Drive: Brian Hall
Closest to Pin: Bill McCauley