Angus Foundation

Angus Foundation Golf Tournament

Each year, the Angus Foundation Golf Tournament, sponsored by Merck Animal Health, raises more than $20,000 during the National Junior Angus Show.

2019 Title Sponsor

2018 Golf Tournament Has Record Number of Participants

The Angus Foundation held its 18th Annual Golf Tournament in conjunction with the 50th National Junior Angus Show. This year’s tournament was held on July 9 at Pleasant View Golf Course in Middleton, Wisconsin, and drew 71 participants and raised $17,240 to help continue the Angus Foundation’s mission of education, youth and research.

First place teams in the golf tournament

Flight A (L-R): Lynn Ewald, Waldorf, Minnesota; and Jim Purfeerst, Mark Purfeerst and Matt Purfeerst, all from Faribault, Minnesota.
Flight B (L-R): Jake Heimsoth, Lawson, Missouri; Braden Henricks; Anadarko, Oklahoma; and Alex Rogen, Brandon, South Dakota.
Flight C (L-R): Joe Burns, Oxford, Iowa; Scott Bush, Britton, South Dakota; Myron Kennedy, Brookeville, Maryland; and Chris Styles, Brentford, South Dakota.

The 2018 golf tournament event sponsors

Tournament Title Sponsor was Merck Animal Health and the lunch sponsor was Neogen GeneSeek. The Certified Angus Beef â brand steak sponsor was Sysco Eastern Wisconsin, and the print sponsor was Slate Group. Hole-in-One sponsors included Behlmann’s Carnection, Paul and Lynn Hill, Sarah and Jason Schaffer, and Neenah and Alok Jain. The Clubhouse sponsor was Colburn Cattle Company. The tee box sponsor was Ranch House Designs. Cusack Meats sponsored the gifts.

Hole sponsors include: American Angus Association® regional managers; Dal Porto Livestock - Oakley, California; Dyar Angus Farm - Crossville, Alabama; Georgia Angus Association; Hinman Angus - Malta, Montana; Indiana Angus Association; In memory of Fred Stivers - Claire, Audrey, Christine and Madeline - Belle Point Ranch, Fort Smith, Arkansas; JL Farms – “The Wagner Girls” – Billings, Montana; McCabe Genetics – Elk City, Kansas; Mitteness Family Angus – Benson, Minnesota; Oregon Angus Association; Pleasant Hill Farms – Rockfield, Kentucky; Rogen Angus – Brandon, South Dakota; Doug Satree Angus – Montague, Texas; Richard and Kathy Tokach – St. Anthony, North Dakota; Wall Street Cattle Company – Lebanon, Missouri; Washington Angus Association; Wisconsin Junior Angus Association

Flag sponsors include: 2K Cattle Enterprises – Glen Haven, Wisconsin; BCII Show Cattle – Darlington, Indiana; Harry H. Bachman Auctioneer – Annville, Pennsylvania ; Clowser Angus – Milford, Nebraska; The DXL – Baker City, Oregon; Eola Crest Cattle – McMinnville, Oregon; Ron Frye Marketing – Three Fork, Montana; Michigan Angus Association; Oregon Junior Angus Association; Garrett Pohlman, M.D. – Kearney, Nebraska; Rosman Enterprises – Creston, Washington

National Junior Angus Board (NJAB) Foundation Director Corbin Cowles of Rockfield, Kentucky, and NJAB Director Dawson Dal Porto of Oakley, California, served as the masters of ceremonies.

Click below to see the results of the past golf tournaments.