BJ Boyce and Drew Spurlock will join 78 participants from other chapters of The First Tee, and were selected by a national panel of judges, based on their playing ability and comprehension of Life Skills and our 9 Core Values. We are THRILLED about these young men’s selection, and can’t wait to see them represent our chapter on a national stage! Join us in following along as BJ and Drew head to Pebble Beach as well as all the excitement that’s in store once they get there. Together, we can enjoy the ride!

UPDATE: Pairings have been released! 

Boyce paired with Paul Broadhurst! Spurlock paired with Michael Bradley!

My last day at the PURE Insurance Championship

Categories: Pure Insurance Championship

Today was my last day at the PURE Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach! While I hate having to say it’s the final day, it was definitely one to remember! We participated in a 7:30am Shotgun start event at Poppy Hills GC where we played a Ryder Cup style event. I was assigned Hole 16 to kick...

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My 1st & 2nd Round with Brian Henninger!

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On Friday, Brian Henninger and I were scheduled to tee off in the afternoon wave at Poppy Hills GC, with no set morning activities, it was my first (and only) day I would get to sleep in! But not too late as I wanted to get to player breakfast before they closed! Being a week …...

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A Note from Coach Matt

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Today on Hole 7 at Poppy Hills Golf Course, Jaclyn’s 16th Hole of the day, she became faced with a key decision. Her execution reminded me WHY we do the work we do each week at our Life Skills Curriculum Programs. I’ll set the scene. Off the tee she hit a drive through the fairway, &hell...

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Get to know Jaclyn Kenzel

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The PURE Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach is here!   This coming Tuesday, during the wee hours of the morning, Jaclyn Kenzel will head to RDU bound for Pebble Beach Golf Links in California and the 2018 championship. Jaclyn, a longtime participant in The First Tee of the Sandhills and a P...

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Core Values Cup at Poppy Hills

Categories: Pure Insurance Championship

At the first two rounds of the Pure Insurance Championship, the Champions Tour Professionals go through a field cut to the low 50 and ties. In addition, only the low 23 junior scores will advance to the final round on Pebble Beach. The remaining juniors compete in a two-person team event at Poppy Hi...

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