2016 Bowdoin Invitational

In Honor of Fred Thorne '57, H'05

Tuesday, September 13

Essex County Club

Sarah D’Elia ’09 and Lindsay McNamara ’09
Sarah D’Elia ’09 and Lindsay McNamara ’09


One hundred golfers teed up at Essex County Club in Manchester, Massachusetts for the annual Bowdoin Invitational Golf Tournament on September 13th. The tournament, in Honor of Fred Thorne ’57, H’05, is held each year to foster stronger connections between Polar Bears from across the generations while raising funds to support the College’s most pressing needs. Proceeds benefited the Student Internship Fund.

Thank you to our generous sponsors and donors, and congratulations to our prize winners (listed below). To read more about the day click here for the news story and check out the photos in the 2016 Bowdoin Invitational Album.


Tournament Prize Winners:


C-T-P Ladies #7: Sue L. Pardus ‘86


C-T-P Men #7: Scott S. Stikeleather '90


C-T-P #11: Joel C. Bradley ’70, P’00


C-T-P #14: Chad T. Rowley ‘97


2nd Scramble:Dick Forte '66, Joe Pierce '65, Bill Allen '66, Dan Boxer '67, P'93, P'98


2nd Net:David Brown '77, Brad Hunter '78, Tom McNamara '78, P'13, Dick Bachelder '78


Low Gross:Jeff Sherman '86, Dan Steinberg '87, Michael Spencer, James Wood


Low Scramble:Peter Webster '62, P'91, P'94, Ted Gibbons '58, P'96, Joe McKane '63, Cliff Webster '72, P'10, P'16


Low Net:Chad Rowley '97, Christian Whipple '97, Mark McCormick '96, Bill Austin '96


Host Committee Sponsors

Michael Buckley, Jr. '07

Ralph Crowley, Jr. '73

Lauren Herter '82

David Lovely '99

Jim MacAllen '66

Lindsay McNamara '09

Brian Sung '95 

Sponsorship Levels

Platinum Polar Bear ($10,000)

Steve Marrow '83

Golden Bowdoin Sun ($5,000)

Stan Druckenmiller '75

Bill Farley '64

Steve Gormley '72

Dave '76 and Lauren Herter '82

Barry Mills '72

Al Ryan '64

Jeff Sherman '86 

Fred Thorne '57, H'05

Silver Pine Tree ($2,500)

   Boston Financial Management (Dick Morse '60)

DNM Solutions (Sydney Asbury '03)

Mike Moynihan '89

Mike Poor '64

Mitch '91 and Holly Zuklie '90

Tarlow Breed Hart & Rodgers, P.C (Rick Breed '71)

Thomas Coan '80

Additional Sponsors

Chris Day '99

Eric Silverman '85

Gift Sponsors:

Tejus Ajmera ’04, fgf brands, makers of Stonefire

 Austin Branson ’04 and Peter Carter ’04, Smathers and Branson

 Ralph Crowley ’73, P’02, P’09, P’11, Polar Beverages 

Raffle Donors:

 Jack Abbott ’63

 Michael Buckley Jr. ’07

 Galvin Green Golf

 Anthony Minella ’98

 Hilary ’86 and Paige Rocket ’86 and the Brunswick Hotel and Tavern

 Brian Sung ’95


Essex  County Club

Essex County Club153 School Street

Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts 01944

The Essex County Club