(COLUMBIA, Tenn. – June 21, 2017) - - - Columbia State Community College hosted the Rogers Group, Inc. 21st Annual J.R. Moon Golf Classic June 8 at the Saddle Creek Golf Club in Lewisburg.
“The Annual J.R. Moon Golf Classic is a success because it is a coming together of the community in an effort to support their students and their college,” said Bethany Lay, Columbia State executive for advancement and executive director of the Columbia State Foundation. “Last year we celebrated 20 years and we look forward to the years to come. We are deeply grateful to Rogers Group and the many other sponsors that give back to the community and keep this tradition going.”
The golf classic honors the late Mr. James R. Moon, businessman, industrialist, educator, golf enthusiast and outstanding citizen of Marshall County. The proceeds from this golf tournament benefit Marshall County students through scholarships and support of the Columbia State Community College Lewisburg Campus.
Many sponsors and donors showed their support, including Rogers Group Inc., title sponsor; First National Bank, lunch sponsor; First Farmers and Merchants Bank, putting contest sponsor; Roberts Toyota, hole-in-one contest sponsor; First Commerce Bank, player gift bag sponsor; and Lewisburg Printing, “Beat the Pro” contest sponsor. Other sponsors included Saddle Creek Golf Club, Sun Drop and Brother’s Fine Foods.
Championship Flight Winners
Photo Caption: Championship Flight Winners – 1st place – Team First National Bank – Michael Sullivan, Larry Lance, Darwin Hengesbach and Lauren Neese.
Photo Caption: Championship Flight Winners – 2nd place – Team Walker Die Casting – Jason Hinds, Greg Pettus, Tom Harris and Brian Borton.
Photo Caption: Championship Flight Winners – 3rd place – Team Roy Haislip – Roy Haislip, Jonathan Rivera, Jeremy Horton and Rodney Haislip.
First Flight Winners
Photo Caption: First Flight Winners – 1st place – Team Will Wilson – Bubba Russell, Leonard Cathey, Will Wilson and Michael White.
Photo Caption: First Flight Winners – 2nd place – Team Clarke Oldham – Robert K. Oldham II, Clarke Oldham, Will G. Collins and Mark Blackburn.
Photo Caption: First Flight Winners – 3rd place – Team First Farmers and Merchants Bank – Frank Windler, Barry White, Shelby White and Chuck McDonald.
Second Flight Winners
Photo Caption: Second Flight Winners – 1st place – Team Nichirin TN – Hideki Nakayasu, Scott Deuermeyer, Katsuchi Fujitani and Jeff Taylor.
Photo Caption: Second Flight Winners – 2nd place – Team Loomis Armored Car – Dustin Cole, Mike Corn, Mike McCurry and Dan Denton.
Photo Caption: Second Flight Winners – 3rd place – Team John Haselden – Scotty Dodson, Ed Oliver, John Haselden and Hillard Parsons.
Columbia State is a two-year college, serving a nine-county area in southern Middle Tennessee with locations in Columbia, Franklin, Lawrenceburg, Lewisburg and Clifton. As Tennessee’s first community college, Columbia State is committed to increasing access and enhancing diversity at all five campuses. Columbia State is a member of the Tennessee Board of Regents, one of the largest higher education systems in the nation. For more information, please visit www.ColumbiaState.edu.
Tennessee’s Community Colleges is a system of 13 colleges offering a high-quality, affordable, convenient and personal education to prepare students to achieve their educational and career goals in two years or less. We offer associate degree and certificate programs, workforce development programs and transfer pathways to four-year degrees. For more information, please visit us online at tncommunitycolleges.org.
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