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Record Numbers Golf in Outing

Celebrating 11 years, the Prolife Golf Classic on Monday, June 4, was the largest event ever with more than 125 golfers.

Participants of all ages and skill levels enjoyed a fun day of golf, practice balls, food, prizes, and on-course games at the stunning Pilgrim’s Run Golf Club in Pierson.

Dixon Golf joined the event and offered the par 3 Dixon Challenge. Participants had a chance to win some prizes as they tried their ball against the eco-friendly Dixon Earth golf ball

Peter James, Scott Diepenhorst, Zach Bemben, and Larry Chesner won first place in the men’s division.

Ann Natte, Jeanne Prebble, and Christine Estep won first place in the women’s division.

And for the second year in a row, Ben and Allison Ferdewa and Ron and Katie Merrihew won first place in the mixed team division.

On-course games were competitive, with prizes awarded to the following winners:

  • Joe Rossi – Men’s Longest Drive
  • Kallie Cusack – Women’s Longest Drive
  • Larry Burns – Straightest Drive
  • Tom Mollen – Closest to the Pin
  • David Sassano – Closest to the Pin
  • Betty Mast – Longest Putt

Photos from the Prolife Golf Classic may be viewed on the Grand Rapids Right to Life Flickr page.