Golfers will scramble for fun and prizes
Proceeds from the 18-hole event will support cardiovascular research.
CANFIELD -- Area golfers are invited to participate in the third annual Golf Classic Scramble to be held June 18 at Tippecanoe Country Club as a benefit for the Mahoning/Northern Columbiana and Trumbull division of the American Heart Association
The 18-hole event will begin at 1 p.m. with a shotgun start. Fees for the scramble are $150 each player and $600 for a four-person team, and includes a cart, lunch at 11:30 a.m., refreshments on course, an hors d'oeuvres reception and an awards dinner.
Players will have an opportunity to win two hole-in-one prizes, $20,000 cash, or a new car. Numerous team and individual prizes will also be awarded at a reception after the outing.
Purpose: Proceeds from the classic will support cardiovascular research. For more information, contact the AHA at (330) 965-9230.
Chairman for the event is Michael Senchak, chief executive officer at Specialty Hospital of Mahoning Valley. Serving on the planning committee are Dr. Michael Burley, David Delida, Timothy Garthwaite, Michael Hoso, Dr. Timothy J. Hunter, Joe Kelty, David Koch, Dr. Gregory Mazanek, Dr. Walter P. Paladino, Dr. Walter Passarello, Dr. Lawrence Schmetterer, and Joseph Valvo.
Event sponsors are Medtronic and PharMor. Gold sponsors are Diagnostic Cardiology Associates Inc., Eli Lilly and Co., Forest Pharmaceuticals, Guidant, The Heart Hospital at Forum Health, Dr. Pyongsoo D. Yoon, Dr. Hunter, Humility of Mary Health Partners, Indalex Aluminum Solutions, Life Systems/Carbo-Medic/Guidant Cardiac Surgery, Pfizer, Dr. Walter Paladino and St. Jude Medical. The media sponsor for the classic is WFMJ--TV.