Kane records ace in tourney at Searsport Pines
Searsport — A golfer playing in a tournament to raise money for animals earned a coveted hole-in-one Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Searsport Pines Golf Course.
Dan Kane of Bradford was playing in the Putt Fore Paws event Saturday, along with his family team, all of whom witnessed the event. Valarie Kane, Bill Kane and Dave Kane watched as Dan aced the ninth hole, using his 8-iron and a Top Flight Tour ball.
The shot also was witnessed by Joe and Linda Murphy, sponsors of the Kane team, as they prepared lunch for the golfers at The Grille.
It was the second hole-in-one this season at Searsport Pines Golf Course.
The tournament was Putt Fore Paws, organized by Joanna McGuire of Paws, Wings & Things Kennel and Pet Sitters of Bucksport.
The event benefited SPCA of Hancock County and the Bucksport Animal Shelter. Both groups had kittens and cats on the premises, as well as a boxer dog, looking for homes to adopt them.
For more information about adopting these pets, call 207-902-1165. Paws, Wings & Things Kennel and Pet Sitters is located at 24 Kindred Spirit Way in Bucksport.