The First Tee Coaches Change Lives

Categories: Coaching, Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, Mentoring

We all know that a coach’s role in a young person’s life can be very influential. A coach can help a young athlete develop a positive attitude, love for the game, and respect for coaches, teammates and opponents. Below is an excerpt from a speech given by Neha Sikand at the 2015 Netw...

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This One's For the Girls: "My hopes are to inspire other girls through The First Tee"

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee

Cameryn Smith, an outstanding young leader and junior golfer from The First Tee of Brunswick County, has a passion for girls golf. After attending The First Tee Outstanding Participant & Leadership Summit in 2013, she applied the leadership and presentation skills she learned to help build up he...

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The Envelope, Please…Pairings Announced!

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The moment all of The First Tee junior golfers have been waiting for: finding out which Champions Tour professional they will join in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. Cameryn Smith from The First Tee of Brunswick County, shares her story from the tournament Pairings Party....

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30 Junior Golfers Meet & Interview Annika Sörenstam and Laura Diaz

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

By Jennifer Weiler During the USGA U.S. Women’s Open at Pinehurst, Wells Fargo hosted an event for young ladies from The First Tee of the Sandhills to meet two greats of the game: World Golf Hall of Fame member and spokesperson for The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, Annika Sörenstam, and curre...

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Alumna of The First Tee Making Professional Debut

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

Nearly seven years ago, Ericka Schneider had the opportunity of a lifetime. One of 81 junior golfers, Ericka earned her spot to play Pebble Beach in The First Tee Open, but her career in golf was just beginning....

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