FAN LOYALTY SETS NEW ATTENDANCE RECORD AT THE HONDA CLASSIC

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Congratulations to fan favorite Rickie Fowler, The Honda Classic 2017 champion! The Honda Classic attracted 203,815 confirmed spectators over seven days between the Monday Pro-Am and Sunday’s final round, an increase over the 202,128 that saw Adam Scott prevail in a day-long duel with Sergio G...

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CHAPTER SUPPORTERS ENJOY MONDAY AFTER INVITATIONAL

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Many of our supporters experienced PGA TOUR playing conditions, including Sunday pin placements at The Monday after The Honda Classic Invitational on the Champion Course.  The pins were tucked and the rough was up.  Playing in our event opens the eyes to just how good the players are on the PGA TO...

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BRYSON, EMILIANO AND TOMMY ROCK THE JUNIOR CLINIC

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Hundreds of Chapter participants and local youth visited The Honda Classic on Tuesday afternoon of tournament week for our annual Junior Clinic.  PGA Tour Professionals Bryson DeChambeau and Emiliano Grillo joined golf prodigy Tommy Morrissey for an afternoon of hitting shots and answering question...

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CHAPTER PARTICIPANTS PLAY IN THE SATURDAY PRO AM AND WIN!!

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Three of our students joined Program Director, Connie Capanegra, to play with PGA TOUR player Curtis Thompson in the Saturday Pro Am on the Palmer Course at PGA National at The Honda Classic.  “What an incredible experience!”  exclaimed Frances.  “We had a great time and we won.  I also le...

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UTC CONTINUES GENEROUS SUPPORT OF VETERANS PROGRAMS

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For the fourth year in a row United Technologies has provided for a generous grant to our Chapter benefitting our programs serving Veterans with disabilities. A check was presented in the amount of $35,000 in the Patriots Outpost (the tournament’s military appreciation tent sponsored by UTC) i...

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DENNIS WALTERS AND BUCKY ENTERTAIN AT THE ELS CENTER CLINIC

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Ernie Els and his wife Liezl discovered their son Ben was quite impacted by Autism at an early age. Ernie and Liezl, established the Els for Autism Foundation in 2009 with the goal of funding an Autism Center of Excellence, the first of its kind in the world, now open at its brand new campus &hellip...

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FEMALE STUDENTS ATTEND EXECUTIVE WOMEN’S DAY

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The PGA TOUR Executive Women’s Day was held at PGA National Resort & Spa on Tuesday of tournament week for the fifth year in a row.    The event is a powerful platform for celebrating, empowering and inspiring women executives.  This forum brings together hundreds of local business leaders ...

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THE FIRST TEE OF AIKEN HELPS DISTRIBUTE PAIRINGS GUIDES

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Brice, Charlton, Tony and Anna from The First Tee of Aiken, South Carolina (pictured above left) worked side by side with our Chapter students (Theodore and Harriet pictured above right) as they greeted patrons with complimentary pairings guides upon entering The Honda Classic on the weekend.  Stud...

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CHAPTER STUDENTS SERVE AS COURSE REPORTERS

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Chapter students Wen Barto, Kameron Povio and Frances Melendez served as roving PGA TOUR Junior Course Reporters at The Honda Classic. The students received inside the ropes media credentials and shadowed reporters preparing articles and videos for media publications. The students will complete an e...

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PGA TOUR SUPERSTORE CONTINUES FANTASTIC SUPPORT

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The PGA TOUR Superstore has supported our chapter for many years through the generosity of Trustee Arthur Blank.  The Blank Family Foundation supports chapters in all markets where there is a PGA TOUR Superstore.  In addition, the Superstores established incentive dollars for chapters that met cer...

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