CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Local golfer Grace Kehoe has been a participant of the First Tee of Greater Charlotte for five years and has been chosen to play in The Pure Insurance Championship coming up September 24-30 at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach, California.
It's the only event of its kind with 81 junior golfers from The First Tee across the country teamed with 81 PGA Tour Champions players and 162 amateurs during an official PGA Champions tournament.
Kehoe, a rising senior at Myers Park High School, has been competing in local, regional and national tournaments.
She will be competing for the pro-junior title in the Pure Insurance Championship.
"Being selected to play at the Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach is the thrill of a lifetime! I am so honored and thankful to have the opportunity
to represent The First Tee of Greater Charlotte on this national stage," said Kehoe.