Community Members and Guardsmen celebrate together at the fourth annual Mark L. Sherman Golf Scramble

Story by: Maj. Stephen Martin, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs

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Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Arny from Bravo Co. 2nd Battalion, 147th Avation lines up his shot at the fourth annual Mark L. Sherman Golf Scramble at The Brook Golf Course in Versailles, Ky. May 12. The event honored a former member of the 63rd Theater Aviation Brigade, Lt. Col. Mark Sherman, who passed away in 2011 by providing scholarships to those who qualify. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Capt. Stephen Martin)

VERSAILLES, Ky. — The fourth annual Mark L. Sherman Golf Scramble was held at The Brook Golf Course in Versailles, Kentucky. May 12. The event honored a former member of the 63rd Theater Aviation Brigade, Lt. Col. Mark Sherman, who passed away in 2011 by providing scholarships to those who qualify.

“I want to thank all those that participated and sponsored this years scramble,” said retired Chief Warrant Officer five Jim Simms, executive director for the National Guard Association of Kentucky, who hosted the event. “The turnout of 93 players and additional volunteers to provide support shows the heart of not only the Kentucky National Guard but also the citizens of the Commonwealth.”

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Among sponsors of the event, Triple Crowne Golf Carts hosted the “Hole in One” chance to win a golf cart and Big Ass Fans contributed significantly to the scholarship fund for 2014.

The registration fees and donations allowed the foundation to raise $5,000.00 for scholarships to be awarded to deserving students this year.

 

This year’s winners:

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Master Sgt. Chad Jones from the 138th Fires Brigade takes his turn on the “Hole in One” to win a golf cart, sponsored by Triple Crowne Golf Carts. The fourth annual Mark L. Sherman Golf Scramble was held at The Brook Golf Course in Versailles, Ky. May 12. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Capt. Stephen Martin)

FIRST PLACE
-Jim Crawford
-Scrapper Letcher
-Dusty Pollard
-Christopher Carrington

SECOND PLACE
-Sam McConnell
-Jenny McConnell
-Gary Ross
-Glenn Reed

LONGEST DRIVE – MEN
-Tony Villier

LONGEST DRIVE – WOMEN
-Jenny McConnell

CLOSEST TO THE PIN – MEN
-Jerry Morrison

CLOSEST TO THE PIN – WOMEN
-Jenny McConnell

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