The First Tee of Louisville Hosts Hall of Fame Golfer Nancy Lopez for annual Tales of the Tin Cup
Event to be held at Big Spring Golf Club on Thursday, February 25th
The First Tee of Louisville seeks to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. The event will be held at Big Spring Country Club and will feature dinner, a silent auction and an exclusive program and interview with Lopez, one of golf's greatest women to play the sport.
"The First Tee is an organization that has always been near and dear to my heart and Louisville has always been a great golf community," said Lopez. "I'm excited and honored to participate in this wonderful evening for a deserving cause. I look forward to seeing everyone there on February 25th," she said.
Lopez joined the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour in 1977 and won 48 LPGA events, including three major championships during her storied career. Named "Golfer of the Decade" by GOLF Magazine, Lopez earned more than $5M in winnings on the course during her career. She is currently a playing editor for Golf For Women magazine and the founder of Nancy Lopez Golf, a leading equipment and apparel company for female golfers.
The First Tee of Louisville was founded in February 2005 and has grown into a vibrant youth development organization reaching young people on golf courses, in elementary schools and other programming locations. The First Tee provides Golf Skills, Life Skills and Healthy Habits to its participants with a goal is to inspire as many young people as possible to live the Nine Core Values of The First Tee – Honesty, Integrity, Sportsmanship, Respect, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance, Courtesy, and Judgment.
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