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 to all who volunteered, played, sponsored and supported this event!
Celebrity Golfers in 2018 included…
Miss Oregon - Toneata Morgan
Miss Oregon USA 2018... playing golf with Milwaukie Lumber
Golf Strength: She’s an entrepreneur. She’ll figure it out.
TV news anchor... playing with Team Jacobs
Golf Strength: Reads breaking news… and breaks on greens.
KGW anchor/reporter... playing with BioLogic Resources
Strength: Great presence on set, and on the green.
KOIN-TV... playing with Oregon Blinds
Golf Strength: Works mornings. She’ll be wide awake by tee off!
KGW-TV reporter/anchor... playing with 102.9-FM THE GAME
Golf Strength: Strong performer under pressure.
FOX 12... playing with Shoemill
Golf Strength: She was once Miss California Rodeo Salinas.
KGW-TV ... playing with Team NSI
Strength: She shows up with a camera crew.
Portland Diamond Project... playing with Growler Guys
Golf Strength: Baseball talk on the golf course!
Olympic ski racer... playing with Anderson Poolworks
Golf Strength: 2014 Olympian in Sochi is a downhill expert. Downhill putts, too?
Portland State football coach... playing with Hakes Construction
Golf Strength: Viking power in that swing.
Former Major League Umpire... playing with Portland Media Partners
Golf Strength: Umpired three All-Star Games.
Former NFL player... playing with Candlish Family
Golf Strength: Who is going to argue with him?
The Oregonian, 750-AM, KGW-TV... playing with Team Jacobs
Golf Strength: The Reserve is the BFT’s home course.
Ex-NBA player... playing with BRIX Tavern
Golf Strength: Won an NBA title with the Trail Blazers in 1977.
KATU sportscaster... playing with Adidas
Golf Strength: This is Mr. Friday! The tournament is on a Friday.
Ex-NFL player... playing with Lakeside Lumber
Strength: Best tackler on the course.
Ex-Ducks QB... playing with Team Bantz
Strength: Can talk the game… and play the game.
Ex-Trail Blazer... playing with High Caliber Millwrights
Golf Strength: 1977 NBA championship team!
Ex-MLB player... playing with First Call Heating and Cooling
Golf Strength: Throws strikes.
KOIN-TV sports anchor... playing with Team Betts
Golf Strength: He’s actually a good golfer. No lie.
Kurt Van Meter
Country Musician... playing with Les Schwab Tires
Golf Strength: Dogs, pick-up trucks and golf?
Sports Agent... playing with Gresham Ford
Golf Strength: Signed LeBron and Tiger Woods to sneaker deals.
Ex-NBA player... playing with Team Schwab Homes
Strength: Great outside shot.
Hillsboro Hops GM... playing with Bridgeport Brewing
Strength: May play with a wood bat.
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
- 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
- University of Portland
- Portland State