Be Like Joe Golf Outing - 2017

The eight Be Like Joe Golf Outing proved to be the group's most successful outing to date. With a record number 93 players, this year's the outing raised the funds to provide four scholarships . According to Jim Magara, President of the Be Like Joe Memorial Fund, "this year's response is overwhelming … it's a sign that people recognize the importance of what we are doing and they are responding".

Thanks go out to Kathy Barton, Mike Vara, Ned Suddendorf and Carl Spina for their efforts in this year's outing. Also special thanks to Oscar Cotero (Oscar's Sports and Grill In Saline) for providing the lunch, Regi Kaji and his staff from Tippins Speciality Wines and Foods in Ann Arbor for their support and Mike Johnson and his staff at Brookisde Golf Course in Saline. All contributed to make this a great day of golf and friendship.

"This is always a bittersweet day for us but when you see familiar faces come back each year and you get the opportunity to welcome new people to our organization, it makes the effort so special" Magara said.


The team of Bud Fox, David Barton, Tom Barton, Jan Magielski and Mike Magielski took honors with a team score of 60 in the scramble event.

The ninth be Like Joe Golf Outing will be held in June, 2018 at Brookside Golf Course in Saline.

The Be Like Joe Memorial Fund is a recognized 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization

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