August 31, 2009 - LPGA Tour member and Portland, Ore., resident Allison Hanna-Williams hosts the Allison Hanna's Forks, Corks & Wedges Charity Challenge today at Columbia Edgewater Country Club. The scramble-format pro-am began at 7:15 a.m. and featured wine tastings from Portland-area wineries, as well as a lunch after. Team prizes will be awarded and proceeds from the event will be split evenly between the Women's Professional Golf Fellowship (WPGF) and the Doernbecher Children's Hospital. LPGA Tour professionals making appearances include U.S. Solheim Cup Team members Brittany Lincicome, Kristy McPherson and Angela Stanford; 2008 CN Canadian Women's Open Champion Katherine Hull, as well as Meredith Duncan, Allison Fouch, Katie Futcher, Allison Hanna-Williams, Jamie Hullet, Tour rookie Stacy Lewis, Paige Mackenzie, Lisa Strom, Wendy Ward, Leah Wigger, and Lindsey Wright.
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