20th Anniversary Wine Cup Raises Over $45,000

Golfers wearing masks raised over $45,000 for the Washington wine industry at the 20th Anniversary Wine Cup® Golf Tournament. Proceeds support the Washington Wine Industry Foundation, who funds solutions for scholarships, sabbaticals and wine industry needs.

Golfers from Spokane to Seattle socially distanced while putting in perfect weather at the Suncadia Resort Prospector Golf Course in Cle Elum.

The team from Washington Trust Bank of Aaron Sparks, Ben Cox, Will Mercer and Jarred Haff, were awarded the coveted perpetual Wine Cup® for the second year in a row. Additional winners included:

Second Place: Team Northwest Farm Credit Services -Insurance (Jim Holt, Cody Reid, Kelly Buchanan, and Jason Buchanan)

Third Place: Team Northwest Wine Services (Ken Aker, Jim Kleist, Troy Brown and Jennifer Larson)

The Putting Competition ended in a five-person putt-off with Ben Cox of Washington Trust Bank beating back competitors.

Tournament sponsors and prize donors included: Wilbur-Ellis, Stoel Rives LLP, Washington Trust Bank, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Basin Pacific Insurance, Nichino America, Banner Bank, Coventry Vale, Northwest Farm Credit Services, Sphere Foods, Bleyhl Co-Op, Mountain States Construction Co., Dalee Vineyards, Drape Net North America, METIS Advisors, Sherri Swingle, Joe Hattrup, Universal Packaging, Superior Fruit Equipment and Dixon Golf.


More News