Annual Golf Scramble Tees Off for March of Dimes

A light breeze and sunny skies greeted golfers and volunteers at the eighteenth annual LAP-March of Dimes Charity Golf Scramble at Chariot Run Golf Club on Sunday, September 15.

At the blast of the 8am horn, 128 golfers on 32 teams took off in carts for the scramble-format, 18-hole event at Chariot Run located in Harrison County, Indiana. Volunteers from LAP and KTP were stationed at holes along the course for special contests including the ever-popular hole-in-one contest, the Straightest Drive, Closest to the Pin and Putting contests.

Participants were treated to a continental breakfast, a round of golf, lunch, a silent auction and raffles. Proceeds from the raffle and auction were included in the fundraising total.

“Our Golf Scramble was a great success that made a huge impact on our community,” said Labor Relations Supervisor Tami Hatfield. “We received a lot of positive feedback and we couldn’t be more proud of our friendly volunteers.”

The tournament raised a total of $39,500 for March of Dimes helping the historic organization in its mission to build brighter futures for moms and babies everywhere.

Congratulations to the first/second place teams and contest winners:

1st Place: JAC Products

  • Mohammed Gharib
  • Mark Edmonds
  • Mike DeJean
  • Nad the Shushi Man

2nd Place: Cognex Team 1

  • Mitch Stallsmith
  • Ronnie Eaker
  • Chris Hansen
  • Jim Wimsatt

Closest to the Bear contest winner: Nick Grey

Closest to the Pin contest winner: Troy Hecker (23")

Straightest Drive contest winner: Chris Huntsman

Furthest from the Hole contest winner: Todd Bruington

Longest Drive contest winner: Scott Hupp

Putting contest winner: Scott Buckingham

“We’re very proud of the team’s efforts for helping us beat our original fundraising goal of $5,000,” said LAP Plant Manager Carlos Hollwell. “It was great to see so many of our business partners who came out to help us support such a fantastic organization.”

We proudly thank this year’s event sponsors for helping us exceed our fundraising goals:

Abel Construction
Aerotek
American Food & Vending
AP Electric, Inc
Apex Quality Control
Atlas Copco Ias LLC
Brown Sprinkler Corp
C&E Advanced Technologies
C-Logic Inc
Ceva Logistrics
Century Mortgage
Cognex
Crowe LLP
EPC
Grupo Antolin Louisville
HJI Supply Chain Solutions
ICS, Inc
JAC Products
Leadec
Lesco Design & Mfg
Magna Seating
Martinrea Heavy Stamping
Meiners Electric
Oxmoor Ford
PPG
The Productivity Team
Tape Industrial Sale, Inc.
Tenneco
Town and Country Ford
Universal / Westport
Ward Engineering Co
Waste Management
Yangfeng

Silent Auction Winners:

  • Outback gift card, Cheddars gift card, Hilti tool kit: Brent Rogers
  • "Hilti" package took kit, Titleist ball pack, Coozie: Jim Wimsatt
  • Dave & Buster’s "Goodie Jar" w/Play card: Josh Herr
  • Rooster’s gift card, Outback gift card, Titleist ball pack: Jeff Davis
  • Rooster’s gift card, Louisville Bats game vouchers, Hilti tool kit: Brenda Brown
  • Cannon Pixma home office printer: Bruce Wiseman
  • Horseshoe Southern Indiana Hotel/Casino complimentary stay, Shack in the Back gift card: Jim Wimsatt
  • Oakley "Mustang" sun glasses: Herb Hibbs
  • Neonetics Neon "Mustang" clock: Larry Humphress
  • Hilti tool kit: Josh Herr
  • "Bourbon" package: Bruce Wiseman
  • T-Shirt basket: Pat Brown
  • "Vodka" package: Bruce Wiseman
  • "Aruba" gift basket: Josh Herr
  • "F-250" camping basket: Mitch Stallsmith
  • Booker’s Bourbon: Josh Herr
  • Ford Wine basket: Marty Willinger
  • "Adult Beverage" gift basket: Brandon Estenfelder
  • scrim by HutcH custom cigar cutter: Greg Stump

Annual Golf Scramble Tees Off for March of Dimes

The 18th annual LAP-March of Dimes Charity Golf Scramble was held on Sunday, Sept 15 at Chariot Run Golf Club

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