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Summer Golf Excitement Continues at Oak Crest Tourney

July 26, 2017

Parkville, Maryland—With a closing flurry of three birdies and an eagle, Jordan Spieth won the historic British Open on Sunday, July 23 in dramatic style.   The very next day, the golf excitement continued more than 3,600 miles away during the Oak Crest Golf Tournament held at Rocky Point Golf Course in eastern Baltimore County. After a brief shower in the morning, the clouds melted away to unveil a gorgeous summer day.  More than 120 people entered the captain's choice scramble event, a combination of residents, vendors and employees.   According to Stacey Schiano, Philanthropy Manager at Oak Crest, the event netted more than $22,000 for the Benevolent Care Fund of the Erickson Living community. Following some exceptional shots and great putting on the course, the day concluded with a delicious grilled lunch catered by Jerry D's Saloon and an awards ceremony recognizing the top foursomes and individual golfers who conquered the course. Award Winners: 1st Place: Team Brightbill Bus Company2nd Place:  Team Jeff Getek3rd Place: Team Chemstar Longest Drive (under 61): Patrick McGuire of Eastern Moving & Storage CompanyLongest Drive (over 62): Dennis Claassen of Schrader ElectricLongest Drive (Ladies): Kay Fennell  Closest to the Pin: Mark Roussey, TJ Topper and Bill Hodges  Top sponsors for the Oak Crest Golf Tournament were Cove Electric, Commercial Interior Construction, CW Technologies, Eastern Moving & Storage, Facilities Engineering Services, Pinnacle Glass and Tim's Automotive.  Many thanks are extended to Jeff Bell, Head PGA Professional at Rocky Point Golf Course, for his hospitality and making the event run smoothly.  Special appreciation goes to Beverly Venedam, Philanthropy Coordinator, and a team of wonderful volunteers that included Bill Witty, Catherine Cohen, Carolyn Seidel, Dana Huntington-Smith, Dawn Mills, Nicole Radar and Rachel Susio. About Oak Crest:  Oak Crest is one of nineteen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in Parkville, Maryland the scenic 87-acre campus is home to more than 2,100 residents.  Oak Crest is the ideal greater Baltimore retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.  [[{"fid":"202941","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Getting ready to tee off at the Oak Crest Golf Tourney on July 24 at Rocky Point.","field_slideshow_link[und][0][title]":"","field_slideshow_link[und][0][url]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][title]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][url]":""},"type":"media","attributes":{"title":"Getting ready to tee off at the Oak Crest Golf Tourney on July 24 at Rocky Point.","height":"2448","width":"3264","class":"media-element file-default"}}]][[{"fid":"202946","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Beautiful Rocky Point Golf Course is located just 20 minutes from Oak Crest.","field_slideshow_link[und][0][title]":"","field_slideshow_link[und][0][url]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][title]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][url]":""},"type":"media","attributes":{"title":"Beautiful Rocky Point Golf Course is located just 20 minutes from Oak Crest.","height":"2448","width":"3264","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]