[July 28, 2021] – The Washington Wine Industry Foundation hosted the 21st annual Wine Cup® in Walla Walla raising over $56,650 to support programs from education to sustainability. Nearly 100 golfers from around the state gathered for a ‘Chip It In’ reception at Tranche Cellars and golf tournament at Walla Walla Country Club.
The winning team of the coveted perpetual Wine Cup® trophy included Brandon Kubrock, Ryan Garton, Michael Hofeditz, and Mike Wog. Additional winners included:
Second Place Team: Casey Waddell, Sean Boyd, Griffin Frey, Kevin Masterman
Third Place Team: Jay Castle, Justin Bos, Jeff Jensen, Steve Wallace
Highest Score Team: Dennis Devitt, Grant DeVries, Hunter Merkle, Calvin Mercer
Men’s Longest Drive: Justin Bos
Women’s Longest Drive: Heidi Morris
Men’s Closest to Pin: Trini Madrigal
Women’s Closest to Pin: Heidi Morris
Men’s Longest Putt: Steve Reed
Women’s Longest Putt: Kelly Buchanan
Tournament sponsors and prize donors included: Banner Bank (Presenting Sponsor), Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Wilbur-Ellis, Mountain States Construction Company, Basin Pacific, Stoel Rives LLP, Washington Trust Bank, METIS, LLC, JSC Agricultural Supply, NICHINO AMERICA, INC., Bleyhl Co-op, Vintners Logistics LLC, Vine Tech Equipment, Northwest Farm Credit Services, Oregon Mutual Insurance Company, Rabo AgriFinance, Washington Winegrowers Association, Walla Walla Country Club.