AUGUSTA - United Way of Kennebec Valley raised a record-breaking $16,000 to support community programming at its 49th Annual Golf Scramble. Twenty-seven teams competed and 37 businesses sponsored the tournament, held August 12 at the Augusta Country Club.
2019 United Way Golf Scramble winners:
1st Gross - Charlie Shuman, Stephen Shuman, Andrew O'Hearn and Roger Williams, representing Charlie's Family of Dealerships
2nd Gross - Mary Bailey, Dan Freeman, Ryan Meserve and Jeremy Payne, representing Readfield Insurance
1st Net - Ron Trahan, Rocky Gaslin, Anthony Wolverton and Michael Trahan, representing Gosline Insurance
2nd Net - Elissa Emmons, Josh Hall, Mike McGrail and Zach Williams, representing Charlie's Family of Dealerships
Course challenge winners:
Closest to the pin contest, sponsored by Sprague & Curtis - Lynn Cayford, representing Brookewood Realty
Straightest drive contest, sponsored by Townsquare Media - Lisa Davies, representing KVCAP
Air cannon closest to the pin contest, sponsored by Cross Insurance - Kenny Bickford, representing J.S. McCarthy
Putting contest, sponsored by KV Federal Credit Union - Bob Moore, representing Thomas College
Central Maine Power served as the event's exclusive cart sponsor, and Charlie's Family of Dealerships sponsored a hole-in-one challenge. Golfers were treated to lunch, courtesy of Charlie's and J.S. McCarthy Printers. An auction with sponsor-donated prizes raised $2,100.