Celebrity golfers joined forces with OregonBlinds.net

The 5th Annual Bald Faced Truth Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament took place on July 6 at The Reserve Golf Club and Vineyard. The annual event, presented by Oregon Blinds, benefits the 501c3, all-volunteer non-profit organization that supports area children in art, music, education and athletics.

Thank you!

Thank you to all who volunteered, played, sponsored and supported this event!

Celebrity Golfers in 2018 included…

Miss Oregon - Toneata Morgan

Miss Oregon - Toneata Morgan

Miss Oregon USA 2018... playing golf with Milwaukie Lumber

Golf Strength: She’s an entrepreneur. She’ll figure it out.

Anna Canzano

Anna Canzano

TV news anchor... playing with Team Jacobs

Golf Strength:  Reads breaking news… and breaks on greens.

Nina Mehlhaf

Nina Mehlhaf

KGW anchor/reporter... playing with BioLogic Resources

Strength: Great presence on set, and on the green.

Jenny Hansson

Jenny Hansson

KOIN-TV... playing with Oregon Blinds

Golf Strength: Works mornings. She’ll be wide awake by tee off!

Christine Pitawanich

Christine Pitawanich

KGW-TV reporter/anchor... playing with 102.9-FM THE GAME

Golf Strength: Strong performer under pressure.

Tracy Hinson

Tracy Hinson

FOX 12... playing with Shoemill

Golf Strength: She was once Miss California Rodeo Salinas.

Cassidy Quinn

Cassidy Quinn

KGW-TV ... playing with Team NSI

Strength: She shows up with a camera crew.

Mike Barrett

Mike Barrett

Portland Diamond Project... playing with Growler Guys

Golf Strength: Baseball talk on the golf course!

Jackie Wiles

Jackie Wiles

Olympic ski racer... playing with Anderson Poolworks

Golf Strength: 2014 Olympian in Sochi is a downhill expert. Downhill putts, too?

Bruce Barnum

Bruce Barnum

Portland State football coach... playing with Hakes Construction

Golf Strength: Viking power in that swing.

Jim Joyce

Jim Joyce

Former Major League Umpire... playing with Portland Media Partners

Golf Strength: Umpired three All-Star Games.

Chad Cota

Chad Cota

Former NFL player... playing with Candlish Family

Golf Strength: Who is going to argue with him?

John Canzano

John Canzano

The Oregonian, 750-AM, KGW-TV... playing with Team Jacobs

Golf Strength: The Reserve is the BFT’s home course.

Bobby Gross

Bobby Gross

Ex-NBA player... playing with BRIX Tavern

Golf Strength: Won an NBA title with the Trail Blazers in 1977.

Joe Becker

Joe Becker

KATU sportscaster... playing with Adidas

Golf Strength: This is Mr. Friday! The tournament is on a Friday.

Mike Walter

Mike Walter

Ex-NFL player... playing with Lakeside Lumber

Strength: Best tackler on the course.

Mike Jorgensen

Mike Jorgensen

Ex-Ducks QB... playing with Team Bantz

Strength: Can talk the game… and play the game.

Lloyd Neal

Lloyd Neal

Ex-Trail Blazer... playing with High Caliber Millwrights

Golf Strength: 1977 NBA championship team!

Tom Gorman

Tom Gorman

Ex-MLB player... playing with First Call Heating and Cooling

Golf Strength: Throws strikes.

Adam Bjaranson

Adam Bjaranson

KOIN-TV sports anchor... playing with Team Betts

Golf Strength: He’s actually a good golfer. No lie.

Kurt Van Meter

Kurt Van Meter

Country Musician... playing with Les Schwab Tires

Golf Strength: Dogs, pick-up trucks and golf?

Fred Schreyer

Fred Schreyer

Sports Agent... playing with Gresham Ford

Golf Strength: Signed LeBron and Tiger Woods to sneaker deals.

Luke Jackson

Luke Jackson

Ex-NBA player... playing with Team Schwab Homes

Strength: Great outside shot.

KL Wombacher

KL Wombacher

Hillsboro Hops GM... playing with Bridgeport Brewing

Strength: May play with a wood bat.

Mark Warkentein

Mark Warkentein

Ex-NBA GM ... playing with University of Portland

Strength: Was NBA Executive of the Year in 2008-09.

FINAL DRAFT ORDER:

  • Oregon Blinds
  • Team Jacobs
  • Team NSI
  • High Caliber Millwrights
  • Candlish Family
  • BRIX Tavern
  • Growler Guys
  • Team Bantz – He Sells These Shells
  • Adidas
  • The Schwab Home Team
  • Milwaukie Lumber
  • Far West Recycling
  • Gresham Ford
  • Lakeside Lumber
  • BioLogic Resources
  • First Call Heating and Cooling
  • Hakes Construction
  • Portland Media Partners
  • Bridgeport Brewing
  • Team Betts
  • 102.9-FM THE GAME
  • Les Schwab Tires
  • Anderson Poolworks
  • Shoemill
  • University of Portland
  • Portland State

Sponsor information:

Info@BaldFacedTruth.org