2008 Graphic Arts & Imaging Technology Golf Classic—A great success!

The 2008 Golf Classic was a huge success involving participants from industry as well as faculty from Appalachian State University. Pictured from left to right are Todd Melott, Kristen Weaver, Mr. Thomas W. Reese, Danielle Parsons, and Matthew Hutchins. Todd, Kristen, Danielle, and Matthew are GAIT Majors and served as helpers during the golf tournament.
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 11:50am

Appalachian State University held its ninth annual Thomas W. Reese Center for Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology (C-GAIT) Golf Classic Oct. 2 at Lake Hickory Country Club in Conover.

This year’s tournament was held in remembrance of longtime member of the printing industry and GAIT Executive-in-Residence, Peter B. Krusa, who passed away in August. A plaque commemorating his service to Appalachian State University and the printing industry was presented at the tournament. The plaque will be placed in the GAIT lobby in Katherine Harper Hall at the university.

The tournament benefits the GAIT program at Appalachian. Sponsors for the event were Fuji Film, NAPCO, and xpedx. Winners in the captain’s choice format tournament were:

  • Closest to Pin (Men)
    Vic Tedder, Winston Packaging
  • Closest to Pin (Women)
    Susan Gordon, Winston Packaging
  • Longest Drive (Men)
    Darrell Downs, Mac Papers
  • Longest Drive (Women)
    Glenda Treadaway, Appalachian State University
  • Longest Putt
    James Gordon, Winston Packaging
  • The Colonel’s Cup (team low net)
    Greg Langdon, Chad Sheets, Ed Treadaway, and Glenda Treadaway, Appalachian State University College of Fine and Applied Arts team
  • The Joe Seaman Spirit Trophy (team low gross)
    Steve Beasley, Alan Lail, Barry Laney, Dan Wallace, Wallace Printing team

For more information about next year’s tournament, contact Joyce Mahaffey at (828) 262-2047 or mahaffeyjk@appstate.edu.

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Dr. George Glisan
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