Press Release: East Providence Recreation Dept. announces 2023 Dolly Searle golf winners



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        

June 27, 2023                                                                                     


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Patricia Resende

Dir. of Project Management & Communications



Note to Editors: Please see attached photos of Tony Lema, 2023 Dolly Searle 1st Low Gross.


East Providence Recreation Dept. announces 2023 Dolly Searle golf winners


EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – This year marks the 68th Dolly Searle Memorial Golf Tournament.   The memorial tournament was held at the Agawam Country Club in East Providence on June 12, 2023. The tournament provides funding for annual scholarships which are awarded to East Providence college-bound graduating high school students who plan to major in recreation, education, fine arts and public service.


The 2023 Dolly Searle winners include:

  • 1st Low Gross: Tony Lema (67)
  • Best Ball Team (143): Jim Costello, James Enos, Rick Tremblay, Karl Zuercher
  • Closest to the Pin Hole #5:  Karl Zuercher (AM); Rick Picard (PM)
  • Closest to the Pin Hole #16: Scott Lewis (AM); Peter Rochford (PM)
  • Longest Drive Hole #6: John Lopes (AM); David Nawrocki (PM)


The East Providence Recreation Department extends its deepest appreciation to Agawam’s head golf professional, Lou Rivers, as well as our generous sponsors: Anderson Motors, Inc.; Cavaco Brothers. Inc.; Custom Dry Wall, Inc.; Del’s Lemonade; Gilmore’s Flower Shop, Inc.; Graphic Ink; Grieco Toyota of E.P.; Hubscrub Co.; J & J Auto Service; M.E. O’Brien & Sons; Munroe Dairy; New Hope Chiropractic; PMA; Providence Country Day; Watson Funeral Home and Weichert Realtors Tirrell Realty


            For more information please call the Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.