Golf tournament raises more than $4,500 for Washington County animal shelter

September 22, 2008

The Inaugural Puttin' for Paws Golf Tournament to benefit the Humane Society of Washington County, co-hosted by Greg and Ruth Smith of What a Tan, was held Sept. 10 at Black Rock Golf Course.

It raised more than $4,500 for the animal shelter.

Six golfers qualified for the J. Edward Cochran & Co. $10,000 putting contest. However, no one won the big prize.

The first-place, first-flight foursome winners were Jonny Barr, Paul Crampton, Jason Stevens and Donnie Piper.

The first-place, second- flight foursome winners were John Kennedy, Jamie Kennedy, David Kennedy and Cliff Miles.

Dennis Vogelsong hit closest to the pin on hole No. 2. John Shaw hit closest to the pin on hole No. 7 and Bob Miller hit closest to the pin on hole No. 17. The longest drive was hit by Jason Stevens.

The Humane Society would like to thank sponsors What a Tan, Central Precision, J. Edward Cochran & Co., Jodi George, Outback Steakhouse, Susquehanna Bank, Black Rock Golf Course, Glessner Alarm Systems, Hagerstown Trust, Whitetail Golf Resort, Carpet Gallery.


Centra Bank, Classic Glass & Upholstery, D&G Liquors, H.A.C. Rentals, Hagerstown Honda, Mace Autobody, Master Aluminum Products Inc. Sharrett Inc., South Mountain Tree & Turf, Weller's Collision Center and We Do Windows.

It would also like to thank the door prize and goodie bag donors, including Beaver Creek Golf Club, Black Rock Golf Course, Bonebrake Alignment Shop Inc., Budget Blinds, Canteen, Crazyhorse Steakhouse and Saloon, Dorothy Davis, Express Lube, The Grille at Park Circle, Hagers-town Canteen Services, Hagerstown Greens at Hamilton Run, Hagerstown Floors, Hagerstown Suns, Hoffman Automotive, Jodi George, Leila's Kitchen, Maryland National Golf Club, Martin's Food, Outback Steakhouse, Rapid Lube, Rey Azteca Authentic Mexican Cuisine, Sam's Club, Sharrett Inc., Sheetz, Smith's Karate, Soft Spike, South Mountain Tree & Turf, Tropical Seas, Whitetail Golf Resort, Wolf Furniture and Yingling Golf Center.

The animal shelter is at 13011 Maugansville Road in Hagerstown. Go to for information on animal-related issues, directions to the shelter and information about programs and services.

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