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Golf to Paradise – First Tee Champions Challenge Returns to the Chubb Classic
The Golf to Paradise – First Tee Champions Challenge will expand to 12 First Tee Chapters from throughout the country when it returns to
the Chubb Classic for its seventh year, February 17 – 19, 2017. On behalf of the Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention and Visitors Bureau, 24 First Tee participants (two participants from each of the 12 different Chapters – Jairus and Kendel from The First Tee of Greater Baltimore) will participate in a three-day golf competition taking place during the 30th anniversary of the Chubb Classic at The TwinEagles Club in Naples, Florida. Click to read more
Two Students Represented The First Tee of Greater Baltimore at Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach
The First Tee of Greater Baltimore had two students represent the chapter in the 2016 Nature Valley Open. Jairus Gaines, a junior at Gilman, and Kendel Abrams, a junior at Susquehannock in Glen Rock, Pa., competed in the official PGA Champions Tour event at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course September 13-18, 2016.
THE FIRST TEE OF GREATER BALTIMORE PARTNERS WITH BALTIMORE GOLF SUPERINTENDENTS TO DELIVER SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS CURRICULUM TO EXPOSE STUDENTS TO CAREERS IN THE GOLF INDUSTRY
The First Tee of Greater Baltimore is excited to host students from Leith Walk Elementary School for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) field trip at the Woodlands Golf Course on Thursday, October 13th. Leith Walk Elementary School participates in The First Tee National School Program, which engages students in a structured golf curriculum that promotes personal character development and health concepts. Click to read more
Grand Opening of The Caves Valley Golf Club Foundation Learning Center at Forest Park Golf Course
The First Tee of Greater Baltimore (TFTGB), and its supporters at the Caves Valley Golf Club Foundation, Constellation, and Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation celebrated the grand opening of the new Caves Valley Foundation Learning Center at Forest Park Golf Course. Construction began in July 2015 on the $500,000 facility, which is set on 5 acres and features a state-of-the-art short game practice area, hitting bays, target greens, and other instructional areas. Click to read more
DeAndre Diggs 2016 Caves Valley Scholar
Each year one scholar athlete is selected as The Caves Valley Scholar, which provides a full scholarship to the recipient. We are proud to announce the 2016 recipient, an Ace participant of The First Tee of Greater Baltimore, DeAndre Diggs. As an Ace Level student, DeAndre over the years has proven a mastery of all the life skills and lessons delivered by The First Tee. DeAndre has much to be proud of both athletically and academically. He will be attending the PGA golf management program at University of Maryland Eastern Shore to continue his love and passion for the game of golf. Click to read more
Two Students to Play in The First Tee Open at Pebble Beach
It is with great excitement the chapter announces two participants, Jairus Gaines and Kendel Abrams, were selected to play in the 2016 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course September 13 – 18, 2016.
The First Tee of Greater Baltimore is sending Jairus Gaines, a junior at Gilman, and Kendel Abrams, a junior at Susquehannock in Glen Rock, Pa., to compete in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, Calif., an official PGA Tour Champions event Sept. 13-18.
2016 The First Tee Metro Tour of Maryland at Caves Valley Golf Club
On Sunday, August 14th, Caves Valley Golf Club hosted the season finale of The First Tee Metro Tour of Maryland (The Metro Tour). The Metro Tour is a developmental tournament series that is open to The First Tee participants from the Greater Baltimore, Greater Washington, DC, Howard County, Prince George’s County, and Montgomery County Chapters. The Metro Tour provides The First Tee students the opportunity to participate in competitive events over the summer at different golf courses throughout the state. The tournaments showcase their golf skills, but also poise, etiquette, and The First Tee Nine Core Values. Click to read more.