Gator Classic Golf

Golfers raise funds for BC students at Gator Classic tournament

Golfers raise funds for BC students at Gator Classic tournament

Tue Apr 26, 2022

Gator Classic 2022

The team of James Brown, Jacob Villarreal, Phillip Stewart and Blake Sullivan was the lowest gross scoring team and earned induction into the Brazosport College Foundation’s Gator Classic’s Blue Jacket Winners Club. The tournament was held at The Wilderness golf course in Lake Jackson and funds from the event will go toward student scholarships at Brazosport College.

A large field of golfers recently participated in the Brazosport College Foundation’s Gator Classic golf tournament at The Wilderness golf course in Lake Jackson.

Funds raised from the tournament, which is now in its 23rd year, go toward student scholarships at Brazosport College. The presenting sponsor for the Gator Classic was Freeport LNG.

The tournament has been a major fundraiser for student scholarships at Brazosport College for more than two decades.

The team of James Brown, Jacob Villarreal, Phillip Stewart and Blake Sullivan, which was sponsored by James and JoAnn Brown, was the lowest gross scoring team, and earned entry into the Gator Classic’s Blue Jacket Winner’s Club.

The Texas Gulf Bank/Brian’s Bar-B-Q team (Drew Lindsey, Pinkey Hartline, Kyle Devine and Coy Matula) finished with the first-place net score, followed by the Marquis Construction Services team (Al Olvera, Ernest Huerta, Wally Gregory and Charlie Parrish) with the second place net score.  

Also finishing with a team accolade was the BASF team (Gus Campos, Irvin Centeno-Cruz, Olivia McGhan and Barry Russell) with a Wildcard award.

Golfers earning individual awards were:

  • Tiffany Thelan — Longest drive, women
  • Pat Goldwait — Longest drive, men
  • Jamie Wardlow — Closest to the hole, women
  • Steve Massoletti — Closest to the hole, men

For more information about the Gator Classic golf tournament or to inquire about making a gift to the College’s General Scholarship Fund, visit Brazosport.edu/foundation or call (979) 230-3234.