2016 Fred Bragnalo Memorial Golf Tournament a Hit
- Monday, July 25th, 2016 ~ Fort William Country Club ~
Our 29th Annual Golf Tournament took place on July 25th with 135 golfers gathered at the Fort William Country Club for a great afternoon of golf and an evening of fun, fundraising, a successful silent auction. A big vote of thanks to our presenting sponsor RBC and to the numerous volunteers who made the event a success.
Thanks to event Chair Dave Siciliano and his hard working committee members and to our participants, generous sponsors and prize donors, who all helped to raise over $23,000 for sports heritage.
Congratulations to Front 9 champions Jane Crossman, Paulene McGowan, Craig Morton, Matt Pearson and Bruce Tait and Back 9 champions Anthony Gorenszach, Trevor Lafreniere, Jim Lindstrom, Mike Simeoni and Devin Speziale.
2016 Golf Committee: Dave Siciliano (Chairman), Doug Colbon, Jane Crossman, Kate Dwyer, Diane Imrie, Sylvia Kayzer, Al McLean, Rob Murphy, Betty Oldale, Lou Pero, Glen Wilson, Mike Simeoni (RBC), Dave Stasiuk (Valhalla Inn)
Event Volunteers: John Garland, Judy Gerry, Suzanne Kruppa, Paulene McGowan, Marie Murphy, Carol Siciliano, Courtney Turner. RBC - Begona Nolan, Melissa Jostiak.
Planning is already underway for the 2017 Fred Bragnalo Memorial Golf Tournament to be held on Monday, July 24th, 2017 at the Fort William Country Club. Plan to attend this popular event.
Thank you to our many supporters who made this event such a great success:
ACO Services, Bluewave Energy (Trevor Mikus), Len Carr Electric, Cheadles LLP (Ken Ritson), CIBC Wood Gundy (Fred Brown), G & A Enterprises, Investors Group (Patrick Szturm), Lakehead University Athletics, North American Lumber (Ken DePiero), Mascarin Collision Centre, Ritson & Sons Contracting, Rivercrest Dental (Dr. Darryl Blazino), Signal Resources, Smith's RV Centre, Thunder Bay Kings AAA Hockey, Wisk Air, Gary Wenzel Electrical Solutions, Stan Baluik (PGA), Dennis & Mary-Ann Bortolon, Betty Dwyer, Diane Imrie, Sylvia Kayzer, Al Law, Jack Main, Brian & Sharon Mallon, Lou Pero, Oliver Piccinin, Stella Backen (In Memory of Norm), The Bragnalo Family (In Memory of Fred Bragnalo), Maggie & Doug Colbon (In Memory of Hank Akervall), Ken & Betty Oldale (In Memory of Hap Oldale), Dave & Carol Siciliano (In Memory of David Christie).
Angie & Judy Bragnalo (In Memory of Fred Bragnalo), Eva Cousineau (In Memory of Ray), Kate Dwyer, Anthony & Mary Garbaz, Fred & Esther Holowitz, Betty Irving, Linda & Bill Salonen, Len & Gina Sylvester, Harry Stark, Coastal Steel.
PRIZE AND SILENT AUCTION DONORS
A to Z Rentals, Applebee's Bar & Grill, Best Western (Norm Bevilacqua), Boston Pizza, Canada Games Complex, CCM (Gary Linquist Jr.), Chicago Blackhawks (Norm Maciver), Clow Darling, Confederation College Fitness Centre, CRC Communications, Dingwall Ford, DRD Construction Services, Esso Petro-Can (Dryden), 5 Forks Restaurant, Fort William Country Club, Fresh Air, Golf Canada, Kano Reid, The Keg, Kelsey's/Montana's, Lakehead University Thunderwolves, LCPS Accounting, Lifestyle Insurance (Bruce MacDonald), Magnus Theatre, MNP, Marostica Hyundai, Ming Car Care, Molson Breweries, Craig Morton Pro Shop, Neebing Roadhouse, Play It Again Sports, PMI (Ken Wachter), Print Pros Plus, RBC, RBC Wealth Management (Steve McInnis), Reid's Furniture, Sleeping Giant Brewing Co., Sportop Marketing, Stoneworks Technologies Inc., Superior Crossfit (Steve Bailot), Tbaytel, Teleco, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Thunder Bay Border Cats, Thunder Bay Chill, Thunder Bay Community Tennis Centre, TimberMart (Dryden), Touch Unwired, Valhalla Inn, Robert Bortuzzo & family, Elvira Dustin, Diane Imrie, Phil Jarvis, Sylvia Kayzer, Al Law, Alva Llewellyn, Matt Murray & family, Betty Oldale, Tom Pyatt & family, Mearl Rooney, Eric Staal & family, Alexis Wood.