2012 LAPL Golf Tournament PHOTOS
LAPL 2012 Golf Tournament
by Oliver "Buster" Leblanc
April 20, 2012 at the Farm d’Allie Golf Club witnessed 148 golfers taking to the links on an absolutely beautiful day. The breakfast, provided by TotaLand Technologies / Bill Justice was well received with the offering of sausage biscuits, boudin balls, coffee, milk and orange juice. The lunch, provided for by Dennis, Bates & Bullen, LLP, consisting of cheeseburgers, chicken breast sandwiches and all the fixings, was as always extremely pleasing to the hungry golfers. Once again, the sausage poorboys provided by the Opelousas Women’s Club was a mid-morning and mid-afternoon treat enjoyed by all.
First place in the AM round went to the foursome of Heath Suire, Morgan Landry, E J Louviere, and Danielle Brocato. Second place were Matt Chiasson, Bruce Chiasson, Jeff Darbonne, and Pam Risher. Third place were Matt Goulas, David Swacker, Gerald Knight, and Clark Guidry. Fourth place were Tommy Ducharme, Greg Geoffroy, O”Neil Sullivan, and Shane Daly.
First place in the PM round went to the foursome of Chuck Reed, Jim Maloney, Chad Bellard, and Chris Bailey. Second place were Glenn White, Tommy Hovis, Jean Pitre, and Andre LeBlanc. Third place were Cade Hebert, David Bergeron, Jason Holley, and Jim Enloe.
Congratulations to all participants and, although did not necessarily place, did walk away with a door prize. Special thanks should go to our sponsors for their generous support of this event. Hospitality sponsors were Dennis, Bates & Bullen, LLP, Beta Land Services, LLC, Magnolia Energy Services, LLC / William J Daigle, Exploration Land Services, LLC, Arthur C LeBlanc, Jr, CPL & Associates, and Sterling Automotive Group. Gold sponsors were Stone Energy Corporation, Acadian Land Services, Liskow & Lewis, Orbit Energy Partners, LLC, and Mark A. Mitchell, Sr, CPL & Associates. Bronze sponsors were Ottinger Hebert, LLC, and Ellerbe and Harrison. Red, White & Blue sponsors were iLandman.com, Diehl Land Services / Jim Diehl, Joseph “Mike” Benoit, CPL & Associates, TotaLand Technologies, Broken Oaks, LLC / Bruce Brannon, Reagan Energy Services, LLC, C H Fenstermaker & Associates, Inc, Randazzo, Giglio & Bailey, LLC, and Michael J Broussard Land Services, Inc. Contributing sponsors were Mark Cunningham, Sr, Petrolic Services, Inc, and the ULL PLRM Program.
A very special thank you is in order for the volunteers, without the help of these people the event would not have been possible. Should you encounter any of the following individuals, please take a moment of your time to thank them for their assistance in making this day enjoyable – ULL PLRM students Joe Louque, Addie Langlois, Conrad Anderson, Kirk Bodenheimer, Patrick Fitzpatrick, and Jacob Bernadas, along with ULL Development Officer Rae Robinson-Brodnax; OWC members Cindy Noel, Sherrie Landry, Wanda Juneau, Diane Gallagher, Eugenia Hagood, Susie Peck, Ginger LeCompte, Charmaine Pollingue, and Marie LeBlanc; Ditty Bag organizers Betty Wolfe, Millie Boudreaux and Marie LeBlanc; along with LAPL members Patrick Reagan, Keith Hebert, Gerald Knight, David Swacker, Christopher Roy, Keith Dronet and Buster LeBlanc.