Thank you to all of our Wine Cup 2018® sponsors, golfers, and supporters for an incredible year!
Stay tuned – details for our 2019 Wine Cup® coming soon!
2018 Wine Cup Results
On Monday, July 16, 2018, a great industry tradition took place at a great new location: the stunning Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum.
Nearly 150 golfers enjoyed a round of shotgun Florida scramble play golf on the beautiful Prospector Course, participating in contests and competitions with awards that included stay and play packages at Suncadia Resort; a 5-day ocean cruise adventure; VIP tickets; golf lessons; and other golf and wine prizes.
The 18th annual Wine Cup® raised over $58,000 for the Washington Wine Industry Foundation’s programs, which craft sustainable solutions to industry challenges.
“Team America” was the overall champion and took home the coveted perpetual Wine Cup®. Team members included: Sean Tudor, Tom Tudor, Corey Gorham, Kyle Gorham of Tudor Hills Vineyard.
This year’s Wine Cup® attracted new team awards including a first and second place for three different brackets: Men’s, Women’s, and Co-Ed Mixed.
The final results:
Men’s Team Bracket
First Place: Team America (Sean Tudor, Tom Tudor, Corey Gorham, Kyle Gorham of Tudor Hills Vineyard)
Second Place: Team Oregon Mutual/Conover Insurance (Nick Cox, Dean Benson, Luke Simpson, Andrew Schutt of Oregon Mutual/Conover Insurance)
Women’s Team Bracket
First Place: Team Reds, Whites & Green (Marilyn Hawkins, Vicki Griesinger, Kathy Kaye, Cheri Brennan of Hawkins & Company)
Second Place: Team SMWE Women (Mary Rimers, Teresa Goodman, Caroline Jaffe, Patricia Stewart of Ste Michelle Wine Estates)
Co-Ed Mixed Team Bracket
First Place: Team International Paper (Kim O’Brien, Brian Ash, Derek Laframboise, and Mark Murphy of International Paper Company)
Second Place: Northwest Farm Credit Services – Crop Insurance (Jason Buchanan, Cody Reid, Dan Andrews, and Heidi Andrews of Northwest Farm Credit Services)
Contest winners were:
- Heidi Andrews (Women’s Longest Drive)
- Sean Tudor (Men’s Longest Drive)
- Natasha Mendonca (Women’s Closest to the Pin – 12’8”)
- Sean Tudor (Men’s Closest to the Pin – 1’10”)
- Caroline Jaffe (Women’s Longest Putt – 11’6”)
- Rob Newsom (Men’s Longest Putt – 36’)
- Dave Hill (Putting Contest)
2018 Picture Gallery