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Adam Holland

After two date changes due to the arrival of a global pandemic and the threat of a tropical storm, golfers finally teed off at the 16th Annual La Porte Education Foundation Golf Tournament on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.


The event raised $25,100. The money will be used to fund innovative, creative instructional projects that benefit the students and teachers of the La Porte Independent School District.

The Presenting Sponsor for this year’s tournament was the City of La Porte.

A total of 100 players from 25 teams took part in the tournament held at the Bay Forest Golf Course.

LPEF Golf Tourney participants posing for photo

The first-place team for the morning flight was Contech Control Services.

The first-place team for the afternoon flight was La Porte Tire Center, Inc.

Gringo’s was the Lunch and Dinner Tournament Sponsor.

Perdue Brandon Fielder Collins and Mott‚ LLP was an Honor Roll Tournament Sponsor for this year’s event. Channel Shipyard Co. Inc. and Walmart were Teacher’s Pet Sponsors.

The Hole-In-One Sponsor was DuPont-Bayport.

Tent sponsors were Beth Brady Insurance and DuPont – Bayport.

Team sponsors for the tournament were AMPAC Fine Chemicals, Ardent, Bayou City Industrial Contractors, Contech Control Services, Foremark Performance Chemicals, Gas Innovations, Gulf Coast Educators FCU, Hammack & Co. CPAs, LLC, IBI Group, INEOS Olefins & Polymers USA, La Porte Tire Center, Inc., Lubrizol, Mechanical Repair & Engineering, Mr. Electric of Bay Area, Nouryon, Southern Ionics, T & T Construction, Tellepsen, Texas CLASS, The Albemarle Foundation, and The Bill & Helen Crowder Foundation.

Hole sponsors for the tournament were Community Health 1st ER, Contech, DuPont-Bayport, FastSigns Pasadena, Foremark Performance Chemicals, Gas Innovations, Goodyear Bayport Chemical Plant, Gulf Coast Educators FCU, Gulf Winds International, H-E-B Tournament of Champions, INEOS ICAN Foundation, INEOS Olefins and Polymers USA, Kaneka North America, LLC, Kuraray America, La Porte Police Officer's Association, La Porte Tire Center, LBC Tank Terminals Group, Lubrizol, LyondellBasel, Mr. Electric of Bay Area, Noltex, LLC, Nouryon, Shell Federal Credit Union, Southern Ionics Incorporated, TASC, Texas CLASS, Texas Stress, Inc., and The Chemours Company