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Tiffany Fitzgerald  | Published on Friday, June 23, 2017

Clemson, The Cliffs build new course with Black Girls Golf partnership



Tiffany Fitzgerald and Clemson MGM program director Rick Lucas welcomed ten young ladies from Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Mississippi, Maryland, and Texas to the Cliffs at Keowee Springs. They will sharpen their skills through instructional sessions and explore potential careers in the golf industry. 

They also will establish a community fastened more by a shared interest than a shared skin tone.
"I don't usually know a lot of African-American girls that play golf," said Kennedi  Whitener, a rising high school junior from Fayetteville, North Carolina. "At my first golf camp, I was the only girl and the only black girls, but programs like this will help a lot to get ore people to learn about golf."

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