Emporia State has Record Setting Golf Tournament and Auction

EMPORIA, KAN. (June 4, 2007)--The spectacular spring season of success for the Emporia State Athletic Department ended with another record setting performance at the ESU Athletics Auction and Golf Tournament over the weekend. After the first review of the books, over $28,000 was raised from the combined auction on Friday night and the golf action on Saturday.
Over $18,000 was raised at the auction on Friday night at Bruff’s Sports Bar & Grill. The single highest bid was $5,500 for a Jack Daniels Authentic Racing Suit worn and autographed by NASCAR/NEXTEL Cup Driver Clint Bowyer.
The team of Stan Frownfelter, Chuck Tabor, David Moe and Moe Schmidt won the first flight of the golf tournament with an adjusted score of 46.04 over the 18 holes. The foursome of Jerry Olmstead, Greg Schwein, Gary Manual and Patrick Crayton shot an adjusted 54.40 to win the second flight.
Proceeds from the tournament and auction go to the 15 individual sports programs at Emporia State.
Flight Winners

Flight A
Place, Prize, Score
1. ($700) 46.04
Stan Frownfelter, Chuck Tabor, David Moe, Moe Schmidt
2. ($500) 47.32
Matt Martin, Barry Muninger, Barry Ballon, Casey Ballon
3. ($300 gift certificate for ESU adidas apparel) 48.52
Steve Sauder, Jamie Sauder, Derek Harder, Aran Harder
4. ($160 gift certificate from Jock’s Nitch) 48.88
Alan Gunkel, Mark Hopkins, Keith Foster, Jack Call
5. ($120 gift certificate from Par of the Course) 49.72
Michael Riley, Tyson Hirt, Dave Adamson, Brian Bloomer

Flight B
Place, Prize, Score
1. ($700) 54.40
Jerry Olmstead, Greg Schwein, Gary Manuel, Patrick Crayton
2. ($500) 54.44
Jeff Butcher, Brian Butcher, Paul Larson, Bill Hopkins
3. ($300 gift certificate for ESU adidas apparel) 54.56*
Harv Heaker, Aaron Sewell, Mark Sheldon, Macy Myles
4. ($160 gift certificate from Jock’s Nitch) 54.56*
Penny Hickman, Kelly Hickman, George Hickman, Shirley Hickman
5. ($120 gift certificate from Par of the Course) 54.60
Matt Christian, John Hower, Steve Keplar, Todd Dingler
*Scorecard Playoff
Hole Contest (Prize)
#1 Closest to the Pin on 2nd shot (Olpe Chicken House Gift Certificate and a dozen Titleist NXT Golf Balls)
Casey Ballon
#5 Closest to the Pin (Olpe Chicken House gift certificate and a dozen Titleist NXT Golf Balls)
Steve Kepler
#6 Straightest Drive (Coors Light Cooler on Wheels)
Mike Guion
#8 Closest to the Pin (Golf Umbrella and two dozen Golf Balls)
Dave Janssen
#13 Closest to the Pin (Two ESU Reserved Football Season Tickets & Watering Hole Passes)
Jack Call
#14 Longest Putt (Two ESU Basketball General Admission Season Tickets)
Brad Walker
#15 Marshmallow Drive (Ping G5 Degree)
Charlie Mahon
#16 Longest Drive (Coors Light Tote Bag, Golf Umbrella, Hat, Flip Flop and Coozies)
Male: Derek Harder Female: Kristi Bredbenner
#18 Closest to the Bucket (Golf Bag compliments of Jagg’s Golf)
Carmen Leeds
Putting Contest (White Hot Putter compliments of Par for the Course)
John Wiedmer


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