2018 Kids First Golf Classic

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Thank you to everyone that attended this years Kids First Golf Classic event at Park Country Club. Once again the weather was beautiful and we had a fantastic day for golf. Just about everyone I met with during the event said their favorite part of the event was the interaction with all the youth we...

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Dawson Miller – Wells Fargo Succeeding Together Contest

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Buffalo-area student golfer wins national contest and trip to PGA Tour 14-year-old The First Tee winner attending Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, N.C. BUFFALO, N.Y. – April 24, 2018 – Wells Fargo and The First Tee® today announced that Dawson Miller, a 14-year-old from East Amherst, ...

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Integrity of the Game

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At a recent The First Tee class session, we took our participants out to driving range to work on our Judgement. The range was set up with yard markers for distance references and to think about our approaches. If the green is 70 yards away, what club are we using? How long is our backswing? &hellip...

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Taking Advantage of the Summer

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We’ve reached the summer which means it’s a time for relaxation from school. A break from school also means a little more time for golf and The First Tee. Though as The First Tee Summer classes begin, there are some things that are important to remember this summer. Things to remember th...

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Displaying of Sportsmanship

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 it’s part of the game The First Tee defines Sportsmanship as “observing the rules of play and winning or losing with grace”. As we know, in any competition, emotions can get the best of us and we forget about what it means to have grace whether winning or losing. You must have C...

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TFTWNY Holds First Sips ‘N Chips

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BUFFALO, N.Y — Putting golf balls and chipping potato chips while taking sips was the motto Thursday evening at the Parkside Lodge. It was The First Tee of Western New York’s first ever Sips and Chips fundraiser. It’s goal is to invest in local girls to create opportunities for gir...

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