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For the editor:

On July 25, the USLA Scholarship Fund, which awards annual scholarships to deserving seniors from Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake High School, held its third annual golf tournament fundraiser at the Saranac Inn Golf Club. An enthusiastic group of over 60 golfers, there to support area students, competed for prizes in the men’s, women’s and mixed divisions on a beautiful summer day in the Adirondacks.

Congratulations to the winning teams:

Men – Will Harrison, Gary Gnolek, Larry Koch and Eric Kuhn.

Ladies — Kate Hale, Kelly Morgan, Kathleen Forlenza and Sandy Otten.

Mixed — Suzanne and John Charles with Tom and Judy Kay.

The closest winners were Kelly Morgan for the ladies and Jim Daulerio for the men. Over $2,000 in prizes were awarded to all winners.

Thank you to our sponsors: The Saranac Hotel was a gold sponsor and Susan Hearn and Greg Dickson were a silver sponsor. The hole sponsors were: North Woods Engineering, Belleville Insurance, Raquette River Brewing, Tupper Lake Supply, Redwing Construction, Moody Tree Farm, Wayne Darrah Auto Body, High Peaks Ford, Hyde Fuel, Curtis Lumber, Shaheen’s IGA, Evergreen Auto Center, Romano’s Saranac Lanes, Ray’s Liquor, Fortune’s True Value, Adirondack Explorer, Upper Saranac Marina, Thermal Environment Sales, Gillis Team/Merrill L Thomas, in loving memory of Chip Harrison, Phil Forlenza, Lynn Harrison, the Chip Harrison family, Neil and Beverly Kolsky, Sunset Camp, Nancy and Larry Cohen, Otten Family, Edge of Earth Camp, Jeff Dickson and Cheryl Joyce, Swayne Family, Tami and Ray Moats, Camp Sans Souci, Chris and Jim Crane, Camp Tanawha, Jim and Vida Rothschild, Simla, Kathleen and Doug Colson, Camp Varykino, Deb Becker, Les Menkes, Mark, Jane and Tim Oravec, Birch Point, Patty March, Tate/Greene Family, Brian Chollar and Kathryn Derr, Koch Family, Geri and Greg Bebernitz, Pork Bay Road Assn, to the sweet memory re by Bet ty Hewel, Jim and Ann Bodnar, Doug Roode and Susan O’Brien, Tom Nash, Jim Schoff, Jim and Judy Zierick, Dave and Lynn Perry, Brian and Judy Chanatry, Fran and Sally Ward, Sharon Sayles and Kathy Kavanaugh and Jim Hudspath.

The golfers’ gifts were donated by Community Bank NA in Tupper Lake and Kinney’s Drugs of Tupper Lake and Saranac Lake.

Prizes were donated by Saranac Inn Golf Club, Craig Wood Golf and Country Club, Lake Placid Golf Club, Saranac Lake Golf Club, Tupper Lake Golf Club and Maplefield’s at Ray Brook.

Special thanks to Jim Connors and the staff at the Saranac Inn Golf Club who provided everything needed for a successful golf tournament.

The USLA Scholarship Fund Inc. Board of Directors thanks the hard work of the Golf Tournament Committee and event volunteers, Jennifer Otten, Linda Otten, Tom Monks, Jim and Jason Hudspath, Susan Hearn, Greg Dickson and Jeff Dickson and Ann Greene.


Ron Oten

President, USLA

Scholarship Fund Inc.

Tupper Lake

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