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COACH OF THE YEAR – Bo Batchelor (pictured above left) has been a Coach with our chapter for 5 years and has our largest program in the Treasure Coast. Coach Bo conducts a very successful program at Hammock Creek Golf Club where he teaches classes weekly and hosts an awesome summer camp program. Bo is our Coach of The Year because of his year-long dedication to his students and all of the time and effort he puts forth to grow and improve his junior programs.

PARTICIPANT OF THE YEAR – Christian Lopes (pictured above middle) has been a participant at Hammock Creek Golf Club for 2 years. Christian is ten years old and has greatly improved his golf game in those few years! He is our Participant of The Yearbecause of his perseverance and dedication. Christian exhibits our Core Value- Sportsmanship every day. Coach Bo has seen Christian stay level headed while he is playing well and even when his game is off. Christian listens to instructions from his Coaches which has led to his success.

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR – Danny Rendell (pictured above right) is a Physical Education Coach at Citrus Grove Elementary where he has delivered The First Tee’s National School Program for over 5 years. Danny has tons of energy and demonstrates a giant commitment to his students and to other coaches. Danny is our Volunteer of The Yearbecause he conducts a fabulous in-school golf program every year and gives his time to train other PE Coaches in the golf curriculum. He also helps recruits students to attend our green grass program locations.

These three were chosen because they demonstrate Chapter leading dedication, enthusiasm and professionalism and have met our Chapter’s objectives to be a successful Coach, Volunteer and Participant.

We are lucky to have them. Congratulations Coach Bo, Coach Danny and Christian!