SCC Foundation Golf Tournament Raises $58,000 for Student Scholarships

First Place Winners
First place team—Clint Miller Exterminating.
L to R: Jeremy Hurst, Kevin Lentz, Jon Dyer, and Phil Miller.

Second Place Winners
Second place team—Brady Services.
L to R: Ryan Hughes and Michael Hedrick.
Not pictured: Aaron Hughes and Ray Guffey.

Third Place Winners
Third place team—Bear Insurance.
L to R: Tim Russell, Jim Russell, and
Nathan Russell. Not pictured: Paul Childress.

The Stanly Community College (SCC) Foundation held its 16th Annual Stanly Classic Golf Tournament on Friday, May 3. Players enjoyed a day of golf on the beautiful tree-lined fairways at the Tillery Tradition Country Club, located in Mt. Gilead, NC. The Foundation had twenty-one teams participate for top prizes and giveaways. The Stanly Classic is the Foundation's major fundraising event of the year, raising $58,000 with proceeds going towards scholarships for deserving students and other needs of the institution.

Jeania Martin, Executive Director of the Foundation, commented, “On behalf of Stanly Community College and the SCC Foundation, I would like to thank everyone that made the Stanly Classic a huge success. We are very thankful for the generous support from our corporate sponsors, golf committee, volunteers, and in-kind partners. Because of big-hearted friends like you, SCC is able to help students reach their educational goals and dreams.”

Sponsors for this year’s event included: Platinum Sponsors—Uwharrie Bank, Uwharrie Investment Advisors, and Bear Insurance Services; Gold Sponsors—Linder Industrial, ScanOnline, and J.T. Russell & Sons, Inc.; Lunch Sponsors—B.R.S. Inc. and South Central Oil & Propane; Beverage Cart Sponsors—Cube Hydro Carolinas, NFP, Delta Contracting, and Sunbelt Rentals. Hole-In-One Sponsor— Friendly Chevrolet. Special thanks goes to Canteen, Coke Consolidated, Corner Supermarket, and United Beverage for providing snacks and drink donations.

The SCC Foundation Golf Committee members include Lee Pickler, Paul Childress, John Barringer, Chris Bennett, Blake Bostic, Banks Garrison, Daniel Hatley, Todd Huneycutt, and Ron Swanner.

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