112 parks and recreation professionals and supporters from across Ohio gathered at Raymond Memorial Golf Course in suburban Columbus on September 6 for the annual OPRA Foundation Golf Outing. Attendees raised over $8,000 for the OPRA Foundation, supporting the efforts of the Foundation in student and professional scholarships, research and program development grants.
The following teams and individuals took home prizes.
1st Place Team Nick Braham, Todd Raker, Dick Zaccaria and Tiger Beans (59)
2nd Place Team Andy Wildman, AJ Gaul, Chris Skidmore and Bobby Vahalik (61)
3rd Place Team Mark Hesse, Mark Hesse Sr., Gary Hesse and Mark Rohr (62)
Longest Drive Mike Murphy (1), Krista Johnston (3), Thomas Welsh (11) and Vanessa Glotfelter (14)
Closest to the Pin Bill Orr (5), Ken Carter (8), Scott Kinnamon (13) and Mike Bieker (17)
Longest Putt Steve Aumiller (9) and Arnie Biondo (18)
Poker Hole Ed Campbell, Bob Fonte and AJ Gaul
We’d like to thank Columbus Recreation and Parks and Raymond Memorial Golf Course for hosting the event, and a special thank you to our title sponsor Midstates Recreation and the following sponsors and donors who helped make the day a success!