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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How Long Does it Take to Walk Across America? Just Ask The First Tee of Monterey County!

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

When The First Tee of Monterey County started a program to implement The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits they had no idea it would turn into fun way for the junior golfers and staff to come together for a common goal–to walk the equivalent distance between their chapter in Salinas, Calif. an...

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The First Tee–Linking Girls to Golf

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

Young people today, especially girls, are experiencing more pressure than ever. Peers, parents, school and media all influence a girl’s concept of how she should look and act....

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John Deere and PGA TOUR Partner to Mentor Junior Golfers

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

Written by Royce Thompson Media Relations Specialist, PGA TOUR Talk about a reason to rise before the sun. Earlier this week at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Ahmen Williams and Raymond Frequez, junior golfers from The First Tee of Phoenix, were busy before sunrise with the Careers on Course pro...

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The First Tee DRIVE: Reaching Kids & Teens Where They Are

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

For 15 years, The First Tee has introduced millions of kids and teens to the game of golf and its inherent values. Seeking to continue its positive impact and take more programs to where young people are, the organization has launched The First Tee DRIVE. It is designed to Develop Rewarding,...

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