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Annual Anthony S. Santaro AGC Scholarship Golf Classic Held in N.Y.

Thu July 22, 2010 - Northeast Edition
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hris Reseska (L) of IronPlanet and Jerry Tracey, president of Tracey Road Equipment.  Their respective companies each made generous contributions to this year’s golf scholarship classic.
hris Reseska (L) of IronPlanet and Jerry Tracey, president of Tracey Road Equipment. Their respective companies each made generous contributions to this year’s golf scholarship classic.
hris Reseska (L) of IronPlanet and Jerry Tracey, president of Tracey Road Equipment.  Their respective companies each made generous contributions to this year’s golf scholarship classic. (L-R): Scott Chenet of Barton & Loguidice, tournament chairman, congratulates Rich Anderson of Vector Construction on having the honor of hanging this stunning painting in his office for the next 12 months. Dudley Sutton of Vantage Equipment also particip Representatives from many segments of the construction industry showed their support in this annual fundraiser. (L-R) are Steve Manna of Hanson Aggregate, Bob Kobbe of Power Line Contractors, Fred Burrows of Fred Burrows Trucking and Excavating and Bill T Elderlee Inc. has been a supporter of this event since its inception. This year the company participated as a Gold level sponsor.  (L-R): Representing Elderlee are Bob Shipley, David Dejon, Mike Vail and Paul Strain. Despite playing through an unexpected downpour, this group was committed to finishing the round. (L-R) are Ray Summerville of McKinney Drilling, Dan Cantaniello of McKinney Drilling, Bill Moore of McKinney Drilling and John Raitt of Howard Baker Associate Five Star Equipment is a proud supplier of John Deere equipment to contractors in central and western New York.  (L-R) are Bob Dems, Frank Gallo, Tony Cordaro and Dave Shaw, all of Five Star Equipment. The world class golf courses at the Turning Stone Casino & Resort are an annual stop on the PGA tour (L-R): Scott Martin of Demarco Accounting, Charlie Reller of Risk Management, Jeff Smith of R.C. Smith, Jeff Hanlen of Slate Hill Contractors and Harry Wolf of Liberty Mutual Securities all managed to keep smiles on their faces as they exited the course, After a round of golf, the players gather for refreshments at the clubhouse followed by dinner and an auction to raise revenue for the scholarship fund Todd Kaley (L) of Vantage Equipment and Tom Collins of Anderson Equipment combine their efforts to support the AGC while knowing they will square off tomorrow to land the next equipment sale.

The Anthony S. Santaro AGC Scholarship Golf Classic was held June 22 at the Turning Stone Golf Resort and Casino.

Proceeds from this annual event benefit the AGC Scholarship Fund, which was established by the New York AGC Chapter in 1988. The goal is to provide financial assistance to college students who have an interest in pursuing a career in New York State’s construction industry. More than $825,000 in scholarships has been granted since the event’s founding.

The tournament committee consisted of Scott Chenet of Barton & Loguidice, Glen Brown of Walter Pratt & Sons, Bill Brant of Syracuse Castings, Dave Collins of D.A. Collins Construction, Scott Collins of Tracey Road Equipment, Pat DiLucia of Dolomite Products Corp., Gib Gagnon of Milton CAT, Jeff Hanlon of Slate Hill Constructors, Fred Stutzman of Hudson River Construction, Dudley Sutton of Vantage Equipment and Joe Wilckens of Syrstone Inc.

The following companies provided various sponsorships:

• Lunch Sponsor: Milton CAT

• Platinum Sponsor: Vector Construction Corp.

• Gold Sponsors: Barrett Paving Materials, Callanan Industries, Caterpillar Financial, FCC Equipment Financing; D.A. Collins Companies; Elderlee Inc.; Hanson Aggregates; Five Star Equipment, Hayward Baker Inc., McKinney Drilling Company, Milton CAT, Sakai America, Slate Hill Contractors, Syracuse Castings, The Fort Miller Group, The Saunders Companies, Tracey Road Equipment, Travelers and Vantage Equipment

• Golf Cart Sponsorship: Anderson Equipment Company

• Silver Sponsors: Bergmann Associates, Bothar Construction LLC, BVR Construction, County Line Stone, Dannible & McKee, Fuller & O’Brien and Keeler Construction

On-course refreshments were provided by Fuller & O’Brien Inc. Signage was provided by Work Zone Safety Specialists Inc.

Donations to the live auction were made by Peckham Materials, Tracey Road Equipment, Tilcon, Fuller & O’Brien, Barton & Loguidice, Anderson Equipment, Ramsey Contractors, Five Star Equipment, QCI Asset Management, Advanced Testing Company, Syrstone Inc., Syracuse Castings, Hayward Baker; DiCerbo Associates; J.C. Smith; and Dolomite Products.

Hole-In-One insurance was provided by Vantage Equipment.

Players pack donations were made by Advanced Testing Company; Barrett Paving Materials; Sakai America; and Tracey Road Equipment