This year's 19th annual ND Foundation Golf,Tennis and Bocce Tournament was held on
Monday, June 20, 2016 at Stafford Country Club under bright sunny skies and
temperatures approaching the low 90s! A great time was reportedly had by all in
112 golfers, 32 bocce players and 16 tennis players participated in this year's annual
event. All proceeds will be used to help prospective ND families with the tuition costs of a
quality private high school education.
Notre Dame High School continues to be the #1 academic high school in the Genesee,
Orleans and Wyoming County area having been identified as such by Buffalo Business
First's ranking of 135 Western New York secondary high schools for the 12th
A big word of thanks goes out to all alumni and friends of Notre Dame who either
participated in one of our events, made donations to support our annual fundraiser,
served as Shamrock or Corporate sponsors or as one of our 64 tee sign sponsors for this
year's annual fundraiser.
A special word of thanks goes out to ND Advancement Office Coordinator Kathy
Antinore for the key role she played in helping to coordinate this year's event, as well as
to Stafford Country Club golf pro Eric Haile and clubhouse manager Gina Veltz, for their
expertise and assistance on the day of the event.
Special recognition goes out to our Shamrock sponsors: Skyworks, Tom and Lynn
Houseknecht and Family and Turnbull Heating and Cooling, as well as our Corporate
sponsors T.F. Brown's/Mancuso Investments, Lawley Genesee Insurance, Bonarigo and
McCutcheon Law Firm, Dr. Russ Marchese DDS, Tompkins/Bank of Castile, Lambert's
Design Jewelers, Freed Maxick, Clark, Patterson and Lee Design Professionals and the
DelPlato Casey Law Firm for your greatly appreciated, ongoing support of the ND
Winning teams/individuals for the golf, tennis and bocce competition were as follows:
1st Place Overall Foursome: Zack Goodsell '95, Matt Meyer, Nick Harris and Pete
2nd Place Overall Foursome: Joe Perzia, Jim Lambert, Steve Merritt and John Borrelli
1st Place Alumni Cup Foursome: Joe Falkowski '15, Drew Morabito '15, Caleb Nellis
'15 and Bryan Moscicki '16.
2nd Place Alumni Foursome: Rick Mancuso '76, Dave Renzo '76, Joe Teresi '81 and
Andy Esten '03
Closest to the Pin: Joe Teresi '81 [2"!] Yes, you read that correctly . . . 2 inches!
Putting Contest: John Plossl '88.
Overall Winner: Lucinne Kaufman
1st Place Doubles: Lucinne Kaufman and Peggy Lamb
2nd Place Doubles: Jerry Reinhart and Gary May
1st Place Team: Janice Suozzi Della Penna '83, Shari Lambert Perzia '83, Al Lyons '83
and Carolyn McCulley.
2nd Place Team: Brian Dwyer '95, Tracey Dwyer, Matt Gray and Jen Gray.
Chairpeople for this year's 19th annual ND Foundation fundraiser included:
Golf CoChairs: Don Bausch '60 and Peter Casey Esq. '01
Tennis Chairperson: Carm Pellegrino Reinhart '69
Bocce Chairperson: Charlie Messina '62
Overall Event Chairperson: Dr. Joe Scanlan '65
We hope to see everyone back for our 20th Annual ND Foundation Golf, Tennis and
Bocce Tournament in 2017! Stay tuned to our ND webpage www.ndhsbatavia.com ,