A recap of ‘Convocation Open,’ photos and all

A nice mix of faculty, staff, retirees and friends of the University took part in the Third Annual Convocation Open, held Thursday (Aug. 28) at the campus Shorewood Golf Course. Play commenced with Chancellor Gary Miller hitting the ceremonial first ball. Chancellor Miller was also on hand to provide his putting acumen to groups on the first green. Winning the competition at two under par was the team of Sue Bodilly, Joe Schoenebeck, and Bill Shay. Hole prize winners for the event were as follows:

Shortest Drive on #1 — Joan Keberlein (longest shortest drive in Open history)
Closest to Pin on #2 — Tom Barry
Longest Drive Men on #4 — Fred (Sandbagger) Kennerhead
Longest Drive Women on #9 — Karen Opolka
Longest Putt Men on #5 — Ron Starkey
Longest Putt Women on #7 — Cris Nelson (shortest longest putt in history)
Closest to right front bunker on #6 — Reb Przybelski

See photos from the Open.