Again the weather was perfect for the 3rd Annual CMC Foundation Golf Fore Good Health Charitable Tournament hosted by Richardson County Bank & Trust.
Sixty-four golfers enjoyed Friday’s tournament with special celebrity guests, Heisman Trophy winners Johnny “the Jet” Rodgers and Eric Crouch and UNL football great Clester Johnson. Coach William Reed orchestrated the celebrities’ presence for the CMC Foundation event.
The Championship Flight was won by Heartland Health of St. Joseph, MO. The team of Steve Chandler, Josh Chandler, Noel Boye and Eric Oldham fired a 61 for the round. Second was Miller-Monroe team of Steve Simon, Mike Simon, Jason McNeely & Gary Hays with a 62.
“A” Flight 1st; Robert Aitken/F.C. Mercantile team of Bob Aitken, Bill Simon, Erik McNeely & Mark Hillyard with a 64. 2nd in the “A” Flight; the Ryan Larsen Team of John Moore, Kevin Compton, Brody & Bubba Weinmann with a 67.
“B” Flight 1st; the RCB&T team of Adam Morris, Rob Gerweck, Doug Ayer, and Eric Crouch with a score of 70; 2nd in “B” Flight; F&M Bank – Tony Brunette, Tim Pfister, Steve Hutfles & Denny Heinzelman.
Country Cabin grilled steaks for all after the tournament as awards and prizes were announced.
The charitable event raised about $10,000.00 for the hospital foundation in support of healthcare and wellness in our regional community, event director Linda Santo said.
The Foundation wanted to thank the following for their support in making the golf event a great success.
Host Sponsor, Richardson County Bank & Trust.
Celebrity guests, Johnny Rodgers, Eric Crouch, Clester Johnson and William Reed.
Event Sponsors: F&M Bank, Falls City Mercantile, Halbert, Dunn & Halbert, Heartland Health, Hullman’s Ford, Lincoln, Miller-Monroe Co., Physical, Occupational & Respiratory Therapy / Personal Care, Inc., Robert Aitken, CPA , and Sampson Construction.
Hole Sponsors: Cedar Hollow Foods, Control Management Inc., LaMair-Mulock-Condon, Godemann Family & SENIA, Stroh Corporation & The Nebraska Medical Center.
A big thank you goes out to the golf committee and volunteer CMC kids, along with the players and all sponsors.