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2017 Annual Golf Classic Wrap-up



This year's Annual Golf Classic was a great day of clubs, carts and connections at The Country Club of Troy. Thank you to everyone who supported this Chamber event. 

    Congratulations to these winners:

    • Winning Foursome of Low Gross: Matt Clake, Chris Burke, John Millet and Frank Fazio
    • Winning Foursome of Low Net: Michael Fusco, Jim Cusack, Jeff Connery and Chris Brady
    • Winner of the Putting Challenge: Theresa Moroukian
    • Winner of the Chipping Challenge: Jeff Connery
    • Winner of Hit-the-Green Challenge: Wes Miller
    • Longest Drive: (Men) Nate Rock; (Women) Lisa Henderson
    • Closest to the Pin: (Men) Greg Salamone; (Women) Amy Johnson
    • Longest Putt Made on the 18th Green: Charlie Amodio

    Congratulations to our grand prize winners:

    • 1st Grand Prize: 2 Round-trip JetBlue Tickets: Joe Lukovitz
    • 2nd Grand Prize: 2 Nights at Mirror Lake Inn: Tom Heffernan
    • 3rd Grand Prize: Custom Cufflinks: Kathy Blazo
    • 4th Grand Prize: Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Tickets: Melissa Jones
    • Winner of the Yankees vs. Red Sox Tickets: Keith Halpin

    This event could not be possible without the support from these sponsors:

    • Eagle Sponsors: Pioneer Bank and RPI Athletics
    • Birdie Sponsors: CDPHP and Sunmark FCU
    • Closest to the Pin (M): architecture+  (W): Hoosick Valley Contractors, Inc. 
    • Longest Drive (M): Groff NetWorks (W): Merrill Lynch The Clore-Kelly Group
    • Chipping Challenge: Mosaic Associates Architects
    • Hit the Green Challenge: Rifenburg Companies
    • Longest Putt Made on the 18th Green: Midwest Steel
    • Putting Challenge: Bouchey Financial Group, Ltd. | Bouchey & Clarke Benefits, Inc. 
    • Cart Sponsor: CAP COM Federal Credit Union
    • Hole-In-One Sponsors: Carbone Subaru of Troy and Cooley Motors

    A very special thank you to our 2017 Annual Golf Classic Committee:

    • Matthew Clarke, co-chair, Bouchey & Clarke Benefits, Inc.
    • Bryce Cutler, co-chair, Capital Bank
    • Bob Ducatte, The Country Club of Troy
    • Katie Stair, CEO
    • Tom Judd, Thomas K. Judd & Associates 
    • Mariah Ramundo, Superior Group
    • Jeanne Carras, The Alchar Printing Group
    • Craig Mann, Hoosick Valley Contractors, Inc.
    • Karen Mason, Saratoga National Bank & Trust Co.
    • Theresa Moroukian, Mosaic Associates Architects
    • Tara Toomajian, Pioneer Bank
    • Colleen Whitaker, Hilton Garden Inn, Troy

    Thank you to these businesses who donated a raffle prize:

    • Lazzaro's Autobody
    • Smiths of Cohoes
    • Maryjane Kuroly LMT
    • Valente's Restaurant
    • Om Shanti Healing Arts
    • Car Care Auto Wash
    • Creative Edge Salon
    • Lo Porto Restaurant Caffe
    • Clear Solutions Acne & Skin Care Clinic
    • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
    • Popeyes
    • Peddlers
    • J.J. Rafferty's
    • The Wishing Well
    • Patricelli's Deli
    • Paolo Lombardi Ristorante 
    • Redfront
    • Alexis Diner
    • Relish Salon
    • Sams Club
    • Famous Lunch
    • Culinary Square
    • Brown's Brewing Company
    • KeyBank
    • Sonic
    • FocusMaster Fitness
    • Bruegger's Bagels
    • Flowers by Pesha
    • Fairways of Halfmoon
    • Recovery Sports Gril
    • El Mariachi
    • TrueValue Hoosick Falls
    • Nature's Closet
    • DePaula Chevrolet
    • Dutchaven Golf Course
    • RPI Hockey
    • Hannoush Jewelers
    • MicroKnowledge
    • Iron Coffee
    • Hilton Garden Inn, Troy
    • Renaissance Albany Hotel
    • Canon Solutions America, Inc.
    • Applebees
    • DeCrescente Distributing Co., Inc.
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