Great Weather, Great Course, Great Golf!

The 2017 CGA Educational Foundation Southern California California Golf Classic was a tremendous success with perfect weather, a new golf course and a new scoring format combining to make the event one of the best in its history.

This year’s tournament was held at the beautiful Monarch Beach Golf Golf Links in Dana Point. A full field of 144 golfers were treated with near perfect weather and course conditions. Along with a new course, the tournament also used a new golf scoring system – Peoria – which brought greater equality to the field of seasoned and newbie golfers.

The July 11 event is one of two golf classics hosted by the CGA Educational Foundation. The second is July 18 at Blackhawk country Club. Proceeds from both events go towards funding the Foundation’s college scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs.

“Once again the Foundation has hosted a fantastic golf tournament that allowed for tremendous networking opportunities and provided significant funding for several great programs,” said Ron Fong, CGAEF President. “The Foundation wishes to thank all those that participated in the event and donated through sponsoring the event.”

In addition to the numerous sponsors, The Illuminators once again hosted the tournament breakfast. “The Foundation is extremely appreciative to the Illuminators for their continued generosity and support of this event,” said Shiloh London, CGAEF Executive Director.

Scroll down to see the winners, sponsors and a photo recap of this year’s event!

The Winners

First Place – 61

Ben Lengsfield
Paul D’Arca
Lester Massengale
Jeff Novak

Second Place – 64

Bryan Jankans
Kevin Arceneaux
Jon Ball
Josh Linden

Third Place – 66

Harvey Brown
Nico Garcia
Jason Timlin

Longest Drive – Men

Nico Garcia

Closest to the Pin – Women

Monica Abarca

Closest to the Pin – Men

Ben Lengsfield

Thank You Sponsors

MASTERS Sponsors
Anheuser-Busch
Bimbo Bakeries
Chobani
Coca-Cola Refreshments
Jelly Belly Candy Company
Kellogg Company
Mondelez International
Moss Adams
Post Consumer Brands
SUPERVALU West Region
The Kraft Heinz Company

PACKAGE Sponsors
Acosta Sales & Marketing
Advantage Solutions
Albertsons Vons Pavilions
C&S Wholesale Grocers
Certified Federal Credit Union
Classic Wines of California
Del Real Foods
Farmer John Foods
Gallo Wine Company
Gelson’s Markets
Hidden Villa Ranch
InterSource West
Jack Links
Kimberly Clark Corp
Kirkley Corporation
Little Diversified Architectural Consulting
MillerCoors
Samuelson, Gonzalez, Valenzuela & Brown LLP
Super A Foods
the Performance Group
Whole Foods Market

HOLE-IN-ONE Sponsor
Zenith Insurance Company

HOLE Sponsor
RATIONAL Cooking System

2017 CGAEF Golf Classic

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