A Family Outing at the Fry’s and Friends Couple’s Pro-Am

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By Ryan Hallagan, Program Assistant at The First Tee of San Jose As I took my first couple of swings on the driving range the morning of October 8th, a troubling thought entered into my mind: Uh-oh, this could get ugly. I had the dreaded shanks. Because of the seeming randomness of their onslaught, ...

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Jonathan Purcell Recognized as Semifinalist for RBS Achiever of the Year

Categories: 2011

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is proud to congratulate Jonathan Purcell on being chosen as a semifinalist for the RBS Achievers of the Year Award, earning him a $2,000 scholarship towards his post-secondary education. Jonathan was selected from a pool of over a thousand applicants for exhibiting ...

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2011 Chapter Championship Round-Up

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By Dennis Barbata The First Tee of San Jose’s season ending 2011 Chapter Championship took place Saturday August 20, 2011 at Los Lagos and what a dandy it was. Prior to teeing off, the participants competed in a putting contest and were each given six chances to make a downhill 15-foot putt that s...

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Jonathan Purcell & Kunal Shalia Selected for Future Leaders Forum

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Congratulations to Jonathan Purcell and Kunal Shalia, who are both Ace participants of The First Tee of Silicon Valley, on being selected as two of the 50 participants to attend the recent Future Leaders Forum at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Jonathan and Kunal and their future l...

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Kunal Shalia Attends Hank Haney International Golf Academy

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Congratulations to Kunal Shalia, an Ace participant of The First Tee of Silicon Valley, who recently attended The First Tee Training Program at the Hank Haney International Junior Golf Academy. While there, Kunal received instruction on all aspects of the golf game from IJGA and Hank Haney instructo...

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Hannah Lozinski Shines at the Life Skills and Leadership Academy

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Hannah Lozinki, an Ace participant of The First Tee of Silicon Valley, fought hard to stay out of the sun and in the heat of contention at the Life Skills and Leadership Academy in Phoenix, Arizona. Throughout the weekend, Hannah got to hear from sports counselors and representatives from Arizona St...

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PGA TOUR Community Day

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The First Tee of San Jose was proud to once again partner with the Frys.com Open in putting on a free golf clinic for all local youth at Rancho del Pueblo on October 2, 2011 as part of PGA TOUR Community Day. More than 350 youth and 200 adults were on-hand as Stanford product and Bay Area …...

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The First Tee of San Jose 2011 Invitational

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The First Tee of San Jose would like to thank everyone who came out to Corde Valle Luxury Spa & Golf Resorts on July 25, 2011 for Applied Materials presents The First Tee of San Jose 2011 Invitational. Thanks to the generous donations and contributions of our participants, we were able to raise ...

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Melissa Vicencio Receives Joyce Taylor Eagle Award

Categories: 2011

The Joyce Taylor Eagle Award is given annually to provide a graduating eighth grader the financial hope of attending college after high school. Please join all of us at The First Tee of Silicon Valley in congratulating Melissa Vicencio on receiving The Joyce Taylor Eagle Award for 2011. An active pa...

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