The week of Sept. 19-24 is a big one for First Tee – Greater Sacramento.

First Tee – Greater Sacramento Big Week Ahead. Six juniors from the organization will be traveling to the Monterey Peninsula, as they were each selected earlier this summer to play in the 2023 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting First Tee. It’s a PGA Tour Champions event and is played at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Spyglass… Continue reading →

First Tee Funvitational – 32nd Annual Jr/Sr Event

92 Senior and Junior Golfers Turned Out For A Fun Day On The Course The Funvitational is an annual event put on each year by First Tee Sacramento. This year was the 32nd iteration of the event and it was hosted at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex on the Alister Mackenzie Course. The main attraction… Continue reading →

90 Years Young: The Haggin Oaks Story

Celebrate the 90 years of storied history at Haggin Oaks with this special documentary. If the century-old heritage oak trees at Haggin Oaks could talk, they’d tell remarkable tales of famous players and tournaments that have graced the course over its 90 years of operation. First opened in 1932, Haggin Oaks has been the starting… Continue reading →


PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., – PGA TOUR professional and First Tee alumnus Austin Smotherman has been named an official ambassador of First Tee. A Loomis, Calif. native, Smotherman participated in the Greater Sacramento chapter from age seven until 18 and developed his golf game and character during his time in the program. As an ambassador,… Continue reading →

Weekly Recap: See What You Missed This Week!

In case you missed it… here is everything you need to know from this past week! Monday – Karl & Karen Brookhyser Enjoy Haggin Oaks as Often as Possible Karl & Karen Brookhyser enjoys Haggin Oaks putting green, great weather, and fun times putting a few times a week. The brother/ sister duo both enjoy… Continue reading →

RISE Golf is Growing!

RISE Golf is a collaboration between The First Tee of Greater Sacramento, Morton Golf, groups in the community, and local community centers to bring golf and life skills program to youth who would not otherwise have the opportunity to participate. The goal of RISE to educate the participant and the entire family about the benefits… Continue reading →