The Story Behind Junior Champion, Nikki Chindavong

It’s been a very good year of golf for Nikki Chindavong. “Yes, definitely. This year, a lot has happened,” said Chindavong, a Fairfield resident, and a member of First Tee – Greater Sacramento for the last eight years. In May, she tied for individual medalist honors with her teammate at Rodriguez High School of Cordelia,… Continue reading →

Drive, Chip & Putt: Next Stop is Pebble Beach Sunday, September 26, 2021

The Drive, Chip & Putt competition was held on Wednesday, August 3rd at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex in Sacramento. Each junior participant competed in all three skills (Drive, Chip & Putt).  Participants had 3 attempts per skill for a total of 9 shots. There were several juniors between the ages of 7 – 15 competing to go… Continue reading →

The First Tee of Greater Sacramento Congratulates 6 Juniors Selected to Participate in The Nature Valley First Tee Open

The First Tee of Greater Sacramento is pleased to announce that six of their amazing juniors golfers were selected this year to participate in The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, July 3rd -8th. The TFTGS chapter qualified more than any other chapter in the worldwide network.  This is a once in a… Continue reading →

The Top 10 Most Expensive Public Golf Courses in America

Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas tops the charts and beats out Pebble Beach as the most expensive golf course in America. How much does it cost to play? $500 per round – so Lady Luck better be on your side or I hope you have deep pockets before booking your next tee time… Continue reading →