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North Florida Trane Hosts 2022 Dealer Appreciation Golf Tournament and Food Drive

North Florida Trane hosted their 2022 Dealer Appreciation Golf Tournament and food drive at the Mission Inn Resort and Club in Howey-in-the-Hills, FL on October 27, 2022. One hundred and seven golfers paid the entry fee of at least ten cans of non-perishable food items each to participate in the tournament. Trane will distribute the donated goods to local central and north Florida food banks.

North Florida Trane District Manager John Higgins with some of the donated food items

The golfers began arriving at 10 a.m. to register and take a few swings at the driving range and pick up their boxed lunches in preparation for the noon shotgun start. The weather was beautiful as the golfers rolled out to their respective tees to begin play and enjoy a fine day of friendly competition. An awards dinner concluded the day’s activities, giving the golfers the opportunity to brag about their slices, hooks and other amazing feats.

The awards were distributed in three flights, with the top three teams in each flight being recognized:

Flight 1. 1st Place (score 60) Willman Air: Jacob Willman, TJ Anderson, Ryan and Travis Owens; 2nd Place: (score 64) Waller Heating and Air: John Higgins (Trane), Josh Slaughter and Chad Slaughter and Dan Smith (Trane) and 3rd Place (score 66) Airmax Heating and Air: Michael and Paul Suhar, Mark Shranz and Ward Waller.

Flight 2. 1st Place (score 61) WW Gay: Mike Bowles Jr, Bryan Strickland, Ryan Hudgens and Dillon Rogers; 2nd Place (score 65) Tampa Bay Air Conditioning: Jay Haley (Trane), Ronnie Smith, Allan Dymond, and Steve Wilson (Trane) and 3rd Place (score 67) Duncan’s Air Conditioning: Chad Duncan, Paul Hanna, Tim Snell and Doug Perzy,

Flight 3. 1st 1st Place (score 63) Action Air of Florida: Parker Thompson, John Nowakowski and Bob Bell; 2nd Place (score 65) Advanced Energy Systems: Gary and Jordan Sheffield, Mitch Neal (Trane) and Cody Masell and 3rd Place (score 67) Air Zone Air Conditioning and Heating: Shaun Phillips, John Kifer and RJ Dorey.

Jacob Willman won the Longest Drive contest, sponsored by Cool Air Products; Joe Smith placed first and Steve Trowsdale placed second in the Honeywell Home Closest to the Pin contest.

Lyndon Cook, Trane Regional General Manager for Florida, congratulated the winners and thanked everyone for participating. “This was a great event with terrific participation and generous support for the food drive. It wouldn’t have been possible without our vendor partners and the Trane employees that did the behind the scenes work making the tournament a reality. We thank everybody and look forward to doing it again next year!”

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