June 11 Participant Spotlight: Aubriana Bishop

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Ambitious is the perfect word to describe Aubriana Bishop, better knowing as Aubri. She sets her goals high and works hard to reach them, successfully. And, she’s moving her way up the ladder at Union Pines High School. A 16 yr old rising Senior, she is already learning what it takes to be a g...

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May 28 Spotlight: Owen Baker

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Have you ever met a kid that is always smiling? If not, go introduce yourself to our participant of the week Owen Baker.   Owen is courteous to others, always caught doing the right thing, and quietly competitive. He’s already competed in 2 golf tournaments this year, and is getting geare...

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May 14 Spotlight: Addison Bidoli

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Have you ever met someone who never leaves the golf course, or at least that’s how it feels? If  not, this young lady will be your first introduction.   Addison Bidoli, a Par Level Participant, and 4th Grader at E. Melvin Honeycutt Elementary in Fayetteville, seems to enjoy everything ab...

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April 30 Spotlight: The Park Brothers

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For our last Month of the Military Child Family, we bring you the Park Brothers. This trio is one of our most dedicated and active families we have. While the boys are all very respectful, willing to learn, and show tremendous sportsmanship, their personalities are about as different as you could ge...

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April 16 Spotlight: Olivia & Andrew Graham

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To continue our spotlight on Military Families, we bring you two (2) of the most social kids we have in programs. They not only have never met a participant they couldn’t talk to, they actively recruit their friends to join them at The First Tee. Olivia and Andrew Graham first exposure to The Firs...

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April 2 Spotlight: Caleb & Caison Coleman

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Caison and Caleb Coleman joined our TFTS family in the Summer of 2018 – making a move from The First Tee of Louisville. While only in Kindergarten and 2nd grade, respectively, the boys have moved several times in their young lives, and they’ve perfected the art of Meeting and Greeting as...

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March 19 Spotlight: Tv’yrian Praylo

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Respect, Courtesy, and Sportsmanship all come to mind when Tv’yrian Praylo is mentioned. A 5th Grader at Southern Pines Elementary – every time he speaks to someone, “Yes, Sir” or, “Yes, Ma’am,” are most certain to follow. Tv’yrian somehow finds time t...

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March 5 Spotlight: Georgia Chivers

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Georgia Chivers, aka Blu, is a 5th Grader at Irwin Intermediate School in Fort Bragg, NC. She is a year into her participation with The First Tee of the Sandhills programs at Stryker Golf Course and has officially gotten ‘the bug.’   The golfing bug, that is.   At the age of 11...

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February 19 Spotlight: Sam Nail

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Samuel Nail aka. Sam is an Eagle Level Participant in The First Tee of the Sandhills and a Senior at Union Pines High School. Leading up to Sam’s senior year, he chose to forego applying for The First Tee’s National Opportunities in favor of summer school. Yes, summer school! But not wha...

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