Come watch the best amateur players in the Bay Area compete in a 9-Hole Skins Game on Saturday, November 26th at beautiful Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose and support our FTSV participant Franky Sumcad. Franky stole the show last year by winning 7 skins and raised $5,450 for FTSV.
This year’s Skin Players include:
1) Francesca (Franky) Sumcad / Valley Christian High School, +1.1 Handicap, # 1 player at Valley Christian and 2022 First Tee Participant in Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach
2) Sabrina Igbal – TCU graduate / California CIF High School Champion, NCGA Champion, SF City Champion, CA Women’s Amateur Champion, currently at Q – school for LPGA
3) Katherine Zhu – CAL graduate / Rolex All American, 2-time AJGA Champ, former #1 player at CAL
4) Caleb Shetler – SJSU / Mountain West Freshman of the year, 2021 US Amateur participant at Oakmont, Santa Clara County Champion, Course Record Holder Cinnabar (60) and San Jose Country Club (59)
Players will play an exhibition 9-hole match and if a player wins a “skin” (lowest score on the hole). He/She will be able to choose the First Tee – Silicon Valley or Youth on Course as the recipient of the money raised by spectators and club members.
Donations are welcome and can be pledged here https://gofund.me/c06c9d96
All proceeds will go to support junior golf benefitting First Tee – Silicon Valley and Youth on Course.
Schedule of Events at Silver Creek Valley Country Club:
Saturday November 26, 2022
Free Admission to all spectators.
12:30pm -1:00 pm Golf Clinic with Junior Honorary Members as demonstrators (watch and learn). Spectator Event Only / there is no hitting or playing except by SKINS PLAYERS
1:00pm – 3:15pm Tee off 1st Hole, Spectators need to walk the course
3:15pm – 5:00pm Awards and Pictures with SKINS PLAYERS
READ FAQ and sign up as a guest / spectator.
Sign up as guest on google sheet. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Wz7UrM2IbfU9WfCkIyILn9XtoGj8ZUmTxQXP2t16x_I/edit?usp=sharing
Main Contact: Wayne Kumagai [email protected] for additional information.
Background Info: Franky Sumcad was chosen to be a Silver Creek Valley Country Club Junior Honorary Member in July 2021. SCVCC created this program to support young, prominent, local golfers as well as grow the game of golf. Franky will have access to the club to practice, work at junior clinics, and be a role model for the club’s youth. She has been in the First Tee – Silicon Valley since 2012 and has progressed to our Ace level. Additionally, she has been a volunteer coach for several years coaching our younger participants.