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Wounded Warrior Golf Scramble hosted by Barton Community College nets $3,250

barton representative receiving a certificate of thanks from 2 soldiers
(Left) Command Sergeant Major Lee M. Crouch and Lieutenant Colonel Samuel C. Valdes (Right) present a certificate of appreciation to Barton Dean of Military Academics, Technical Education and Outreach Programs Kurt Teal.

January 19, 2023
Story by Joe Vinduska
Courtesy photo submitted

Barton Community College presented a check to Fort Riley soldiers at the end of the fall semester for $3,250 raised through the Wounded Warrior Golf Scramble fundraiser that was held in September.

The annual tournament is held at the Rolling Meadows Golf Course near Fort Riley and all the money goes directly to supporting wounded soldiers at Fort Riley.

Sponsors included the Barton men’s and women’s golf team, David and Dana Foss, Doug and Michelle Kaiser, Walmart of Junction City, Briggs Motors of Manhattan, Cycle City Harley Davidson of Junction City and Rolling Meadows Golf Course.

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