Brazosport College Foundation Gator Classic raises funds for students

Gator Classic-Blue Jackets-2021

Brazosport College Foundation Gator Classic raises funds for students

Brazosport College Foundation Gator Classic raises funds for students

Mon Jun 28, 2021

Gator Classic-t-2021

Members of the tournament-winning Honda of Lake Jackson team pose for a photo with Honorary Blue Jacket Winners Circle members after receiving their Blue Jackets at the 22nd annual Brazosport College Foundation Gator Classic golf tournament. Pictured are, from left, golf tournament chairman and Brazosport College Board Regent Jay Gibson; Honda of Lake Jackson team members Mike Shaw, and Rod Hall; and honorary members of the Blue Jacket Winner’s Circle, Brazosport College President Dr. Millicent Valek; Wendy Mazurkiewicz; and Serena Andrews. 

Thirty-six teams recently participated in the Brazosport College Foundation’s Gator Classic presented by Freeport LNG. The golf tournament was held at The Wilderness golf course in Lake Jackson.  

Funds raised from the tournament, which is now in its 22nd year, go toward student scholarships at Brazosport College.  

The Honda of Lake Jackson team, which consisted of Rod Hall, Mike Shaw, Chris Gillman and Pat Goldwait, was the lowest gross scoring team, while the Freeport LNG No. 4 team (Mike Robertson, Roy Montelongo, Richard Ross and Misael Compean) finished with the first place net score, followed by the Raba Kistner Consultants, Inc. No. 2 team (Caylon Fletcher, Riley Payne, Scott Blank and Cliff Fletcher) with the second place net score.    

As the lowest gross team, the Honda of Lake Jackson team also earned induction into the Gator Classic’s Blue Jacket Winners Club.  

Also finishing with a team accolade was the Texas Book Company team (Jerry Martinez, Alex Crouse, Mark Ruiz and Henry Wright) with a Wildcard award.  

Golfers earning individual awards were: 

  • Phyllis Saathoff — Longest drive, women 
  • Dustin Montoya — Longest drive, men 
  • Holly Gavenonis — Closest to the hole, women 
  • Barry Russell — Closest to the hole, men 

For more information about the Brazosport College Foundation 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) 230-3245.