The Insider May, 2017 - Page 9

Spotlight Photo via Mike O’Bryon, Wells Fargo Championship “I believe that having honesty on and off the course is a great form of integrity, which shows respect, courtesy and sportsmanship.” -Gerry Jones Jr. Jones of Suffolk, Virginia, recently won the 2017 Succeeding Together essay contest sponsored by Wells Fargo and discussed the value of camaraderie and his work as a mentor for kids at The First Tee of Hampton Roads. Thanks to the USGA matching funds and Jones’ hard work, he has raised more than $17,000 for The First Tee of Hampton Roads and the AJGA’s ACE Grant program. As a reward for winning the contest, Jones played in the Wells Fargo Championship Pro-Am on May 3 with Phil Mickelson. For more information on Leadership Links, contact Beth Dockter at bdockter@ajga.org.