Welcome to The First Tee of Montgomery County

What We Do:

The First Tee, Montgomery County uses golf as platform to teach young people how to be successful on and off the course.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Montgomery County

2014 Marilyn Praisner Mem. Golf Tournament

A huge thank you to all of the participants, sponsors, and of course, Lakewood for helping us make this the most successful year yet!!! Pictures and info coming soon!!
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Bob Metz Nomination

Established in 2010 in honor of founding board member, Bob Metz, the board of directors determined that each year, the Bob Metz Legacy Award will be awarded to a coach, board member, volunteer or staff member who demonstrates the highest level of commitment to the organization over the past year. The nominations are due November 7, 2015. The award will be presented at The First Tee's Volunteer Appreciation Reception in December.
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Congratulations Denise Hughes - Pebble Beach Raffle Winner 2014

Pebble Beach Raffle Winner Announced at the 2014 Marilyn Praisner Memorial Golf Tournament at Lakewood Country Club - thank you to everyone who participated!
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4th Annual Women's Luncheon & 18 Hole Golf Outing Auction Winners

At the 4th Annual Women's Luncheon & 18 Hole Golf Outing, guests had the opportunity to bid on a round of golf with some very special playing partners. Adam LaRoche, Craig Stammen, and Tyler Clippard joined the auction winners for an unforgettable trip around the links!!!
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2014 Women's 18 Hole Outing and Luncheon - PICTURES

The 2014 Women's 18 Hole Outing and Luncheon at TPC Potomac At Avenel Farm on June 2 was a huge success!! The 4th Annual event, which Featured Suzy Whaley, a golf legend, was absolutely thrilling!!
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Metro Tour

The First Tee Metro Tour allows Birdie, Eagle, and Ace participants who are 12 years old or older to play competitive tournaments over the summer. Participants from the First Tee of Howard County, Prince Georges County, Montgomery County, Baltimore County, and Washington, DC play all around the area.
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Pebble Beach Raffle

It's that time of year again!!! The First Tee of Montgomery County will be raffling off a trip of a lifetime! The price of one raffle ticket is $100 which will benefit The First Tee of Montgomery County, and the winner will get to choose their destination, including The Lodge at Pebble Beach, Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic, or the American Club at Whistling Straights. Enter for your chance to win a dream golf trip as well and help us raise money to help us continue to reach hundreds of junior golfers each year!! Buy your ticket today!!
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Volunteer with The First Tee

At The First Tee, Montgomery County, we are looking for individuals who would like to assist us in leading children through the Life Skills Experience by teaching the 9 Core Values and 9 Healthy Habits through the game of golf!
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Bob Metz Legacy Award

Jill Headley and Cathy McGarrity are the 2013 Honorees!!
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The First Tee of Montgomery County is now on Facebook! Click here to view our new page and become a fan!
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Be a Friend of The First Tee

Your $50 annual membership supports the junior golfers of The First Tee and in return, you receive The First Tee of Montgomery County’s quarterly e-newsletter and The First Tee hat pin/ball marker.
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A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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