NEW DATE: AUGUST 22, 2020

River's Edge golf course, alpena, michigan

JW never needed a good reason

to have fun, but we ​have ours!

 

Contest/Game Winners


Shotgun Raffle

2018: Andy Lamp


"No Cheeks Shortest Drive Contest"

2014: Bill Pfeifer (Power Bars)

2015: Dave Spaulding (Budweiser)

2016: Dave Wallace (Six-pack of beer - courtesy of Rodney & JoEllen Lang)

2017: Dustay Gelfand (Six-pack of beer)

2018: Jacob Barnes (Slapshot Shotski - courtesy of Rodney & JoEllen Lang)


"Closest-to-the-Can"

2014: Nadine Donajakowski (Hall's Serv-All Gift Certificate)

2015: Randy Kamysiak (Hall's Serv-All Gift Certificate)

2016: Rick Dolly (Hall's Serv-All Gift Certificate; sponsored by Star Staffing Alpena)

2017: Wayne Kowalski (Hall's Serv-All Gift Certificate)


"Longest Golf Club Throw"

2018 (first year): Nate Barden (Yeti Cooler filled with JW's favorite beers, sponsored by Pathfinder); Alison Jakubcin (basket of JW's favorites, donated by Janet Wallace) 


"Hole-in-One" - sponsored by Cliff Anschuetz Chevrolet

2014: No winners (Chevy Cruze)

2015: No winners (Chevy Cruze)

2016: No winners (Chevy Cruze) 

2017: No winners (Chevy Cruze)

2018: No winners (2017 2SS Camaro)


"Homerun Challenge"

2015 (first year): Greg Compeau (Detroit Tiger tickets and cooler of goodies - courtesy of The Wallace Firm, P.C.)

2016: Josh VanDusen (Detroit Tiger tickets and cooler of goodies - courtesy of The Wallace Firm, P.C.)

2017: Alec Wilhelms (Detroit Tiger tickets and cooler of goodies - courtesy of The Wallace Firm, P.C.)

2018: Powder Vanderplough (Detroit Tiger tickets with parking pass - courtesy of The Wallace Firm, P.C.)


"Air Cannon Tee Shot"

2018 (first year): Ann Diamond (Two Rounds of Golf on the Jewell on Mackinac Island - courtesy of the Stephan Team)


"Ring of Cash"

2014: No winners

2015: John Karsnick, Jr. and Brian Wilmot (doubled their bet)

2016: Didn't keep track

2017: Didn't keep track

2018: Several winners! 


"Closest-to-the-Keg"

2015 (first year): Max Kannowski (iPad - courtesy of The Winger Family)

2016: Annette Fourtier (iPad - courtesy of The Winger Family)


"Marshmallow Launch"

2014: Randy Kamysiak ($50 - courtesy of IWP, P.C.)

2015: Brad Przeslawski ($100 - courtesy of IWP, P.C.)

2016: Phil Nensewitz (FitBit - courtesy of Rick & Shelli Dolly)

2017: Alec Wilhelms (JBL wireless speaker courtesy of Rick & Shelli Dolly)

2018: Darryl Medlin (prize donated by Rick & Shelli Dolly)


"Original Tin Cup Challenge"

2018 (first year): Matt Waligora (Tin Cup Shooters - courtesy of Original Tin Cup)


"Closest-to-the-Pin"

2014: Tony Skiba (GoPro - courtesy of Pathfinder)

2015: Chris Winger ($250 - courtesy of Pathfinder)

2016: Robert Gilders (Igloo Trailermate Cooler with beer from New Holland Brewing Pub - courtesy of Pathfinder)

2017: Deb Homant (wireless earbuds - courtesy of Pathfinder)

2018: Scott Thompson (Round of Golf at River's Edge Golf Club - courtesy of Wolverine State Credit Union and Andrew Kowalski of Edward Jones)


"Dire Straights"

2015 (first year): Dylan Wallace ($100 - courtesy of Manfred Muller)

2016: Nick Stephan ($100 - courtesy of Manfred & Bettina Muller)

2017: Wayne Kowalski ($300 gift certificate to the Pro Shop - courtesy of Manfred & Bettina Muller)

2018: Nick Story (3-in-1 table game and Dire Straits "Greatest Hits" - courtesy of Manfred & Bettina Muller)


"Hole-in-10K"- sponsored by Alpena Agency, Inc.

2014: No winner

2015: No winner

2016: No winner

2017: No winner

2018: No winner


"Longest Putt"

2014: David Wallace (Webber Grill - courtesy of The Winger Family)

2015: Jeff Emmel (Tickets to Alpena Shipwrecked Tours and cooler of goodies - courtesy of Real Estate One)

2016: Matthew Bunting (Austin Brothers Beer Company growler and gift certificate plus a gift certificate for Hungry Hippie - courtesy of Real Estate One)

2017: Randy Bouchard (four tickets aboard Lady Michigan - courtesy of Real Estate One)

​2018: Fred Loewe (Growler Package to Austin Brothers w/ Certificates and Beer Cady - courtesy of Real Estate One)


"Both Cheeks Longest Drive Contest"

2014: Kraig Wallace ($150 - courtesy of FFNM)

2015: Russ Rhynard ($181 - courtesy of FFNM)

2016: Al Senchuk ($190 - sponsored by FFNM and IWP)

2017: Erik Peterson ($162 - sponsored by FFNM and IWP)

2018: Mike Luxton (Driver donated by Andy Rosko); Ranae Kinsel ($100, sponsored by mBank)


"Daly Drive" Longest Drive off of a beer can

2017: (first year) Deb Homant (Webber Grill and 80-qt rolling cooler courtesy of the Winger Family)

​2018: Ben Kinsel (Traeger Grill courtesy of the Winger Family) 


"Better than Average"

2014: Nadine Donajkowski, Kim Schultz, and David Gildner ($25 each - courtesy of Ken Wallace, StrataTox, LLC)

2015: Randy Kamysiak, Bill Pfeifer, and Russ Rhynard ($25 each - courtesy of Ken Wallace, StrataTox, LLC)

2016: John Karsnick, Jr., Pierre Chaperon, Hank Malberg, and Richard Hunter ($50 each - courtesy of Ken Wallace, StrataTox, LLC)

2017: Brian Wilmot, Sam Eiler, Bill Schroeder, and Rick Suszek ($50 each - courtesy of Ken Wallace, StrataTox, LLC) 

2018: Andrew Kowlaksi, Eric Chrzan, Jared Pyszka, and Shane Ison ($50 each - courtesy of Ken Wallace, StrataTox, LLC)


Selfie Contest (#JWMemorial)

2018: Jeff Meden (GoPro donated by Steve and Alison Jakubcin)


"Kings of the Course"

2014: Nick Stephan, Darin Emery (bottle of Crown Royal each)

2015: Nick Stephan, Michelle Hillert, Chuck Atwell, and Steve Atwell (bottle of Crown Royal each)

2016: Kraig Wallace's team (bottle of Crown Royal each - courtesy of Bob Wallace, Andy Rosko, Dave Wallace, and Adam Wallace)

2017: Jacob Barnes, Rick Boyer, Schweltzer, and Bradford (bottle of Crown Royal each)

2018: Matt Waligora, Tim Witucki, Dennis Keller, and Darryl Medlin (bottle of Crown Royal each, courtesy of Bob Wallace)


FIRST PLACE (winning team members each receives an engraved 25 oz. beer stein):

2014: Todd Skiba, Tony Skiba, Jim Oleson, and Bill Yahne with a score of 57

2015: Todd Skiba, Tate Skiba, Mark Herman, and Ken Parsons with a score of 62

​2016: Nick Stephan, Chuck Attwell, Steve Attwell, and Tim Murphy with a score of 66

2017: Nate Grueter, Eric Lindsay, Kevin Cousineau, and Erik Peterson with a score of 59.

2018: Nick Stephan, Tim Murphy, Chuck Attwell, and Steve Attwell.


LAST PLACE (losing team members each receives a beer glass from Local Basket Case):

2014: Tom Schellie, Kari Schellie, Jason Rensberry, and Val Rensberry with a score of 92

2015: Steve Jakubcin, Alison Jakubcin, Brad Przeslawski, and Lisa Sullenger with a score of 89

2016: Dan Winger, Pat Winger, Duey Winger, and Rick Dolly

2017: Bill Pfeifer, Russ Rhynard, Chris Corwin, and Bobby Allen with a score of 83.

2018: Lisa Sullenger, Rich Sullenger, Alison Jakubcin, and Aaron Sullenger with a score of 90.