To the editor:
I would like to thank everyone involved in making our annual golf scramble a success. This year's event was held at Beaver Creek Meadows Golf Course on July 24. Our event honors the memory of Ron "Mr. Food" Ferrell, who served as general manager of our Legion baseball team for many years and continues to be missed by all who knew him.
We wish to thank the staff at Beaver Creek Meadows for hosting our event. A special thanks to Buzzy Kalivoda, the scramble committee, the cooks, bartenders, servers and the Post 86 Women's Auxiliary.
We would like to thank those individuals and businesses that sponsored our event, contributed monetarily or donated door prizes. Your generosity and support is greatly appreciate.
Sponsors included Ball Corp.; Calabrese Property Management; Cattrell Cos. Inc.; Clarke Funeral Home; Rick Coil; Bert Engle; Foster Funeral Home; Iron City Distributing Co.; Kelly's Old Skool; in memory of Ken Miller; Real McCoy Machine Co.; Schrickel Health and Wellness Center; Shooters Bar and Grill; Sons of the American Legion; Ken Davis of Superior Distributors; Trinity Medical Center West; Valley Converting; U.S. Bank and David Vukelic, attorney at law.
Contributors included Anderson-Campbell Insurance Agency; Henry and Sons Plumbing and HVAC; Nationwide Insurance (Dick Silverthorn); Paul Duchin; Post 86 Firing Squad and Steubenville Bakery.
Door prize donors included American Hooligan; Auto Zone of Wintersville; B&W Repair; Baby Boyz BBQ; Beaver Creek Meadows Golf Club; Bec-Wood Hills Golf Club; Bush's Truck Stop; Car Laine's Florist; Choice Brands of Ohio; Dave's Barber Shop; DiCarlo's Pizza; Domino's Pizza; Downtown Bakery; Dove Restaurant; First Choice America Community Federal Credit Union; Fort Cherry Golf Club; Frog's Place; Gem City Pizza; Herb's Auto Service; Howard Hanna; Iggy's Pizza; Joel's Place Barber Shop; Mama G's Pizza; Margaret's Cafe; McDonald's; Mountaineer's Woodview Golf Club; Naples Steak and Spaghetti House; P&J's Diner in Stratton; Perk's Boutique and Gifts; Pytash Country Pride; Riesbeck's Food Markets; Sally's Hallmark; Sheer Designs; Shooters Bar and Grill; Subway; Toronto Apothecary; Toronto Auto Parts; Toronto Lanes; Tucker's Tavern; Turkana Golf Club; Vaughn's Pub and Grill; Vocelli Pizza; Whitefront Cafe; YMCA Wellness Center; Dr. Thad and Stephanie Schrickel; Eric Henry; Joe Keenan; Dave Starr; Pat Green; Rachel Hoagland; Bill Hupp; Buzzy Cattrell; Jeff Foster; Jay Foster; Buzzy Kalivoda; Mike Biasi; Novella Rauch; Mike Swearingen; Art Myers and Ray Zorbini.
I want to thank all the golfers who participated in the tournament. I hope you all had fun. See you next year.
American Legion Post 86