Junior Golfers Are on Their Way to Drive, Chip & Putt at Augusta

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights

By: Brad Bennett On April 5, 80 junior golfers will head to Augusta National Golf Club for the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship. And what do 16 of them have in common? The First Tee!...

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Everything is Bigger in Texas…Especially The First Tee's 2015 Network Meeting!

Categories: Coaching, Life Skills, Mentoring, Volunteers

by Brad Bennett David Feherty and Annika Sorenstam among attendees From March 11-14, a record setting 800-plus leaders from across The First Tee network will gather in Dallas, Texas to attend the biennial Network Meeting–a continuing education conference designed exclusively for The First Te...

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The First Tee Alumnus Takes on Golf Channel's Big Break The Palm Beaches, FL

Categories: I am the First Tee, The First Tee Alumni

“Professionals show up every day.” “Do not fear what they fear.” “Golf is a game of integrity.” “Persistence can change failure.” These are the words written across Clay Myers’ white board, standing front and center of his small Orlando apartment. The pursuit to play professional g...

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Golf Channel Gives Three Alumni Chance of a Lifetime

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

By Chris Hybl Golf Channel, The First Tee’s proud media partner, has given three alumni of The First Tee a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity this summer–a 12-week summer internship at the Golf Channel studios in Orlando! The program allows these junior golfers to gain first-hand experience i...

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Participants Receive Surprise Announcement During Golf Channel Interview

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

Golf Channel, The First Tee’s proud media partner, helped surprise two participants of The First Tee with an exciting announcement… Emily Valentine, a participant at The First Tee of the Palm Beaches, recounts her reaction upon hearing the news that she and fellow participant Cameron Fiel...

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