Eddie Nguyen Participates in NCGA Trip to Scotland

Categories: 2009

Four NCGA Foundation Youth on Course members, including our own Eddie Nguyen, returned Saturday night from the trip of their lifetimes to the birthplace of golf – St. Andrews. Eddie and other Youth on Course Members joined a group of 12 other participants from all over the world in a weeklong ex...

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San Jose Teen Selected to Play in Walmart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

Categories: 2009

SAN JOSÉ, CA – Ryan Rankin, 17, from The First Tee of San José has been selected to play in the Walmart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach presented by Nature Valley, an official Champions Tour. Rankin is one of is one of seventy junior golfers from The First Tee Chapters nationwide who will take &h...

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Nancy Xu at the 2009 Player’s Championship

Categories: 2009

Nancy Xu, an Eagle participant and Junior Volunteer for The First Tee of San Jose, competed in the Girls ages 12-14 division of the Player’s Championship and placed in third with 62 points. The Northern California Junior Players Championship, jointly conducted by the NCGA and the Northern Californ...

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Eddie Nguyen at the 2009 Presidential Inauguration

Categories: 2009

Eddie Nguyen, an Eagle participant and Junior Volunteer for The First Tee of San Jose had a chance to attend the 2009 Presidental Inauguration. We asked Eddie to give us a glimpse of his experience. Thanks Eddie and congratulations! Going to the Inauguration was an amazing experience. At the Preside...

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The First Tee Network Meetings in San Jose, CA

Categories: 2009

GENERAL COLIN POWELL TO SERVE AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT THE FIRST TEE NETWORK MEETING AT THE FAIRMONT SAN JOSE  San Jose, California – The First Tee of San Jose, a program of the San Jose Sports Authority, is proud to host The First Tee Network Meeting at The Fairmont San Jose from February 26 to M...

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NCGA Clinic with Roger Maltbie

Categories: 2009

SAN JOSE, CA – The Northern California Golf Association hosted a free youth clinic on January 14 at Rancho del Pueblo Golf Course in San Jose with California Golf Hall of Famer Roger Maltbie. “The NCGA Foundation was thrilled to work with former PGA Tour player Roger Maltbie to provide ...

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Golf Around the Bay – The First Tee of San Jose

Categories: 2008

Golf Around the Bay:  A Quick 9 with George Maxe George Maxe Executive Director – The First Tee of San Jose George Maxe is the Executive Director of The First Tee of San Jose, the local chapter of a national organization dedicated to teaching young men and women not only how to play golf but ...

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Catching Up with Molly Redfearn

Categories: 2008

BY PETER JACKEL Journal Times Monday, May 26, 2008 10:39 PM CDT At this time of the year, when college graduates make the scary transition from the security of their campuses to the cold reality of the real world, a lesson can be learned from Molly Redfearn. And that lesson is this: Maybe those who ...

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NCGA-Stanford Clinic

Categories: 2008

NCGA Foundation Hosts Free Youth Clinic at Stanford with Participants from The First Tee of San Jose The NCGA Foundation hosted a free youth clinic at Stanford’s Siebel Varsity Golf Training Complex November 8. View Photo Gallery PALO ALTO – The clinic was sponsored by the NCGA Foundation in...

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