Champ, Smotherman, and Gibbs started their golf journeys at a very young age. The First Tee of Greater Sacramento was just the beginning for these three golfers. Age 8 Age 17 Where are they now? The three men are now in their late 20s and have all taken different golf paths. Cameron Champ, age 26… Continue reading →
Jeremy McCarthy of the First Tee California Eagles Group receives Special Olympics Honor On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021 Special Olympics of Northern California surprised Jeremy McCarthy and Tom Corlett with an invite to the Special Olympic Games USA in Orlando, FL in June, 2022. The pair has participated in the Northern California Alternate Shot Competition… Continue reading →
In case you missed it… here is everything you need to know from this past week! Catch up on this week’s local golf news: First Tee of Greater Sacramento Jr/Sr Funvitational happened Friday at the MacKenzie GC at Haggin Oaks. Life Father Like Son, Sutherland Wins 57th Sacramento County Amateur Matthew Sutherland of Carmichael made… Continue reading →
U.S. Kids Golf Local Tours are created to provide boys and girls, ages 5 to 18, the opportunity to advance their skills in the game in age-appropriate competition without having to take the time and incur the costs of having to travel long distances. Local Tours consists of between six and eight one-day tournaments including… Continue reading →
First Tee of Greater Sacramento held its longtime annual Thanksgiving Junior Tour Golf Tournament over Thanksgiving weekend at the William Land GC here in the heart of Sacramento.
First Tee – Greater Sacramento held its Junior Tour Golf Championship at the end of October at the Timber Creek GC at Sun City Roseville and kids from around the region showed off their incredible golfing skills and prowess with low scores across the course- proving that the Sacramento region is never short of great golf talent.
It’s with great sorrow that we announce the passing of longtime Sacramento junior golf volunteer Pat Campbell after a battle with cancer.
This weekly feature is all about you – your stories, your special accomplishments, your tournament results, and your golf news! This week we feature an article from Peter Camarena who worked as a Marshall this past weekend at the PGA Champions Tournament at Pebble Beach. If you have a story you would like to submit,… Continue reading →
Pat McGowan, Vince Mastracco, Don Haney, Bill Rider, Don Baucom, and Jim Salazar as 2018 class. On April 29, 2018, at 3:00PM, The First Tee of Greater Sacramento will hold the Sacramento Golf Hall of Fame & Junior Commendation Ceremony at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex. This Ceremony will include interviews and profiles of the 2018 Sacramento… Continue reading →
Sign your Junior Golfer up for one of our Great Junior Golf Programs Offered for ages 3-17 at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex Does your child need something to do after school or on the weekends!? Bring them to Haggin Oaks to join one of our junior golf classes! We offer programming Tuesday thru Sunday… Continue reading →