The Stanly Community College (SCC) Foundation held its 15th Annual Stanly Classic golf tournament on Friday, May 4. Players enjoyed a day of golf in the beautiful tree-lined fairways at the Tillery Tradition Country Club, located in Mt. Gilead, NC. The Foundation had twenty-two teams participate. The Stanly Classic is the Foundation’s major fundraising event of the year with proceeds providing much needed scholarships for deserving students and other needs of the institution.
“On behalf of Stanly Community College and the SCC Foundation, I would like to sincerely thank everyone that made the Stanly Classic a success. We appreciate the generous support from our corporate sponsors, golf committee, volunteers, and in-kind partners. Our success is credited to the outpouring of support from our community. We change lives at SCC and it’s wonderful to have others believe and invest in our mission and work,” commented Christy Bogle, Executive Director of the Foundation.
Sponsors for this year’s event included: Platinum Sponsors—Uwharrie Bank and Bear Insurance Services; Gold Sponsors—Michelin and Scan Online; Silver Sponsor—Level Thrive Blair Whitley; Golf Sponsor—J.T. Russell & Sons, Inc.; Lunch Sponsors—B.R.S. Inc. and South Central Oil & Propane; and Hole-In-One Sponsor— Friendly Chevrolet.
The SCC Foundation Golf Committee members include Lee Pickler, Paul Childress, John Barringer, Chris Bennett, David Horton, Ron Swanner and Banks Garrison.
Third place team—Bear Insurance Services (photo not available). Team members included Paul Childress, Paul Carpenter, Nathan Russell, and Jimmy Russell.