Aug. 4, 2011
LEWISBURG, Pa. - This past Sunday and Monday former Bucknell football players gathered for the 2011 Bud Ranck-Tom Gadd Memorial Kickoff Classic at the Bucknell Golf Club. Included in the weekend festivities was golf, an awards dinner and a lively auction.
Sunday afternoon's Ranck Flight kicked off the weekend. The annual awards dinner and auction followed the afternoon of golf.
The Gadd Flight wrapped up the fun weekend Monday morning.
Among the highlights of the weekend were putting contest winners Luke Rohrbaugh, Lee Zimmerman and Joe Elliott donating money from their winnings back to the Bison football program.
Next year's Bud Ranck-Tom Gadd Memorial Kickoff Classic will take place July 29-30, 2012.
Ranck Flight - Sunday, July 31, 2011
1st Place (52): Dan Baker, Jeff Arnold, Jeff Goyette, Kirk Weary
2nd Place (57): Luke Rohrbaugh, Don Giacomelli, Bernie Berninger, Doug Marinack
1st Place (50): David Berardinelli, Mike Benevento, Ed Robinson, Bob Mavte
2nd Place (51): Bob Nesselbush, Don Dimitroff, John Sullivan, Mel Blount
1st Place (52): Bob Miller, Tom Fallon, Frank Arentowicz, Sam Havrilak
1st Place (52): Craig Reynolds, Terry Dougherty, Bill Shaffer, Jim Holtzapple
Closest to the Pin #4: Bernie Berninger 3'5 1/2"
Closest to the Pin #10: Bob Miller 8'9"
Closest to the Line #11: Jim Holtzapple
Long Drive #15: Jack Eachus
Putting Contest: Luke Rohrbaugh
Gadd Flight - Monday, Aug. 1, 2011
1st Place (53): Bob Marks, Tom Marks, Greg Notz, Chris Walzer
2nd Place (57): Bryan Koch, Josh Grill, John McCluskey, Ken Hall
1st Place (56): Bob Miller, Tom Fallon, Frank Arentowicz, Sam Havrilak
2nd Place (59): Tim Harpster, Dwayne Hart, Phil Morgan, Joe Elliott
1st Place (59): Dennis Cox, Clint Gilkey, Tony Rinaldo, Jack Eachus
1st Place (61): Donald Giacomelli, Alvin Depew, Terry Depew, Gene Depew
Closest to the Pin #4: Tom Marks 1'0"
Closest to the Pin #10: Andy Neuer 8'11"
Closest to the Line #11: Ellis Harley
Long Drive #15: Bob Miller
Putting Contest: Lee Zimmerman & Joe Elliott