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Steph Curry Ain't New To This
Published on: 8/23/2019
You've heard about his recent contribution to Howard University for a Division I golf program, but did you know he's been making a name for himself in golf?

BGG News

She's Strong, Smart and Powerful
Published on: 10/28/2019
Bailey is the only girl competing on her co-ed high school team in Maryland.
LPGA Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational Experience
Published on: 8/22/2019
Jr. BGG Member shares her amazing experience participating in the DOW Great Lakes Bay Invitational as a participant in the ProAm.
The Black Caddies of Augusta National
Published on: 4/12/2019
The untold story of the Jackson brothers, who shaped the legacy of the course—and the Masters—for more than 50 years
Young African American Golfer Makes History in Augusta
Published on: 4/5/2019
72 women from 25 different countries will play in the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur, but only one is of African American descent. Meet Mariah Smith.
Not Just a Black History Month Discussion
Published on: 2/8/2019
Video of Long Drive champion Troy Mullins discussing the subtle racism that still exist in golf.
BGG Clemson 2019 Summer Application Open
Published on: 2/5/2019
Apply today for the one-of-a-kind Summer experience with Black Girls Golf and Clemson University. Application deadline is Feb 28th.
Clubhouse News
Published on: 11/15/2018
You're in the right place to find the latest news and updates reported in the official newsletter for Black Girls Golf.
BGG Founder Featured in Rolling Out
Published on: 11/3/2018
Tiffany was recently featured in Rolling Out. Check out what she had to say.
BGG Clemson Alum Caddies for Steph Curry
Published on: 8/17/2018
BGG Clemson Summer Scholar alumna, Jalyn Robinson, spent her Summer honing her game with BGG at Clemson and caddying for Steph Curry at the Ellie May Classic.
Ginger Howard Sets Her Sights on Q School
Published on: 8/17/2018
At age 17, Ginger Howard was the youngest African American to go pro. Nearly 10 years later she's still working hard to achieve her dream of being a card carrying member of the LPGA TOUR.
What's Your Favorite Color?
Published on: 6/22/2018
Volvik has expanded its line of Vivid golf balls with the introduction of four new colors: jade, blue, purple and black.
BGG Clemson Summer Scholars Program Accepting Applications
Published on: 2/17/2018
The 2nd Annual BGG Clemson Summer Scholars Program is accepting application for the 2018 Camp, June 10 - 16, 2018. Applicants must submit application by Feb 15 to be considered.
Black Girls Golf Appears in National Topgolf Video
Published on: 2/5/2018
Black Girls Golf founder, Tiffany Fitzgerald, and BGG Atlanta members taped a project with Topgolf to feature the community and sisterhood Tiffany built. Take a look!
PGA of America Announces Scholarship Program
Published on: 1/17/2018
PGA of America will award scholarships to students who intend to pursue PGA of America Membership.
Women in Business - Nice Girls Who Play Golf Do Get The Corner Office
Published on: 11/1/2017
It’s really not the golf that matters, truth be told. It’s the secret club. It’s the secret language. It’s being in the game, being where decisions are made. And that means being on the golf course.
By Leslie Andrews
Renee Powell Indudcted in to PGA of America Hall of Fame
Published on: 9/15/2017
Renee Powell followed her father's footsteps in becoming a golf pioneer.

September 2017 the PGA Head Professional at Clearview Golf Club -- followed in his footsteps once again when she was inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
BGG Clemson Partnership
Published on: 6/23/2017
CLEMSON — Clemson’s PGA golf management program will promote academic and sports diversity through a golf camp designed for African-American women. The camp runs June 26-30 and will host nine high school students from across the country who are interested in higher education academics and sports.

Rick Lucas is director of the PGA golf management program and senior lecturer in Clemson’s parks, recreation and tourism management department. Lucas sees the camp as a means to make Clemson the most diverse program out of 18 golf management programs in the nation and help prepare prospective students for the overall higher education experience.

“African-American women are sorely underrepresented in the sport of golf,” Lucas said. “We want prospective students in this camp to enjoy golf instruction, but we also want to provide insight into the curriculum and what it means to be a college and golf management student in general.”
KMPG Scholarship Oppotunity
Published on: 12/17/2016
The KPMG Future Leaders Program in partnership with Dr. Condoleezza Rice, focuses on developing future generations of women leaders. Funded by proceeds from the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship and the KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit, the KPMG Future Leaders Program will “pay it forward” to future generations of women leaders by providing leadership training to top high school senior female students from around the country preparing for their college career. The KPMG Future Leaders Program will foster a strong foundation for young women to succeed in college and ultimately in their long-term careers.
Black Girls Golf Founder To Be Featured on Harry Connick Daytime Talk Show
Published on: 12/14/2016
Tiffany Fitzgerald, founder of Black Girls Golf will be a featured guest on the Harry Connick, Jr. daytime talk show.

Fitzgerald has successfully built a community of more than 3000 in an industry that is shrinking. Her efforts have garnered the attention of national media, including Harry Connick.
Mariah Stackouse Earns LPGA Membership
Published on: 12/4/2016
Mariah Stackhouse just became the 8th African American woman to earn LPGA membership by completing the three stages of LGPA Qualifying School. Mariah joins trailblazers like Althea Gibson and Renee Powell who were the first and second African American woman to play on the LPGA Tour. These two were followed by LaRee Sugg, Shasta Averyhardt, Cheyenne Woods, Sadena Parks, and Ginger Howard.
Mariah Stackhouse Makes Tour Debut at Decatur-Forsyth Classic
Published on: 8/5/2016
The Decatur-Forsyth Classic is the longest running tournament on the LPGA Symetra Tour and the third longest running women’s golf tournament on the LPGA.  This year, the tournament at Hickory Point Golf Club will showcase a three-day, 54 –hole stroke play professional tournament featuring a purse of $130,000. Upend coming golf phenom, Mariah Steakhouse is scheduled to play in this tournament as she sets her sights on earning her LPGA Tour card.
Mariah Stackhouse 8th Black LPGA Tour Player?
Published on: 8/4/2016
The LPGA was founded in 1950. To date, there have only been 7 African American women to ever play on the LPGA Tour. Three of them made history this year in the Cambia Portland Classic, as there has never been three African American women playing onto Tour at the same time.
Black Golfers Making History on LPGA Tour and No One Said a Word
Published on: 7/4/2016
For the first time in its sixty-six year history, the LPGA has four black women on tour. There hasn't been this much black golf history since 1964 when Althea Gibson became the first Black woman to play on the LPGA Tour. Yet, no one said a word about it.
Black Girls Golf Faces Controversy
Published on: 6/1/2016
Black Girls Golf founder, Tiffany Mack Fitzgerald, was recently interviewed for an article in the 2016 Spring Issue of Women’s Golf Journal. She ruffled a few feathers. Someone even went so far as to say Black people have to feel picked on. How did one statement stir up so much controversy?
USGA Releases New Rules
Published on: 11/30/2015
The changes, which will affect approximately 10 million golfers, focus on several different aspects of the game, including the new anchoring ban and playing alone.
On Par
Published on: 5/22/2015
In the corporate world, if you aren’t at the informal gathering after the meeting, you may miss the most important parts of the meeting.
Black Girls Golf Get’s A Fan’s Eye View of the 30th AT&T Pebble Beach National ProAm
Published on: 1/12/2015
Atlanta, January 17, 2015: Black Girls Golf, LLC founder, Tiffany Fitzgerald, is one of four golfers chosen to attend the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National ProAm.
As part of the celebration marking the 30-year title sponsorship of the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National ProAm, four golfers have been invited to participate in a Fan’s Eye View (FEV).
From Monday Feb. 9 through Sunday, Feb. 15, Fan’s Eye View is giving the foursome an insider’s look at the tournament. Over the course of the week, they will play in the Boys & Girls Club Pro-Am, walk the course with a Pebble Peach historian, meet tour pro Jordan Speith, get 1 on 1 lessons at the Pebble Beach Golf Academy, spend a day of the tournament inside the ropes and watch the rest from the AT&T Skybox.

Golf Tips

Golf Tip: Cheyenne Woods Shows You How To Make Better Contact with Wedges
Published on: 9/12/2016
You've probably been on You Tube and have Googled every golf tip there is because you want to break 100. How do we know? Because every recreational golfer wants to break 100. We could give you every golf tip in the world, but nothing replaces a commitment to practice. It's time to put away your driver and head over to the practice green with your wedges and your putter and send some time getting more accurate with your wedges. Increasing your accuracy around the green sets you up for better putts.