Thank you Dr. Albaugh

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Dr. Glen Albaugh, a retired sports psychologist who taught at UOP, celebrated his 80th birthday, 9 years ago, by hosting a golf tournament at Stockton Golf & Country Club and inviting his friends and family from all over. Some special guests were PGA stars Charlie Wi and Scott McCarron. There we...

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Playing by the Rules During COVID-19

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Kids Golfing During COVID

Chris Borrego, Program Director As golfers know, playing by the rules during a round of golf is especially important and follows the First Tee core values of honesty and integrity, as well as, the PAR level life skill of Respecting the Rules. In 2020, we have had to put in an entirely different set ...

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Q & A with Lauren Garces

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Why did you come back to the First Tee after leaving Golf for a few years? I decided to start up golf again with the First Tee because of my close friends who had been in the Birdie class at our local chapter, and they always made it seem very fun. In addition, the people …...

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Thank You to Local Fundraising Partners

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Guys with golf bags

The First Tee of San Joaquin has been the beneficiary of many fundraising events through the years and we continue to receive support from four golf tournaments each year. First and foremost is the Ricky and Suzanne Barnes Foundation Tournament in the Fall. Ricky and Suzanne have been our biggest su...

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Serving Our Youth

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The First Tee of San Joaquin County was awarded a grant from the Community Foundation of San Joaquin

Last year, The First Tee of San Joaquin County was awarded a grant from the Community Foundation of San Joaquin. Over the course of 2019, the grant funds were put to good use at The Children’s Home of Stockton, TLC School for Homeless Children, and the Housing Authority County of San Joaquin (HACS...

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Q & A with Anitra Khoth, Eagle Participant

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Recently our program director, chris borrego, Sat down with lincoln high school junior and Eagle participant of the first tee anitra khoth. How did you get started with the First Tee? I was introduced to The First Tee when my dad’s friend had mentioned it to him after fi nding out that my brother ...

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