Eagle participant Angelo Luciani was selected out of 16 applicants for the newly created Farmers Insurance Open Experience, held January 20-25, 2020 at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California. He was selected based on his academics, involvement in the program, and his essays. This trip’s opportunities, and all its costs, were provided courtesy of Farmers Insurance. Watch the video below to see his week!
While he was there, Angelo:
- Played golf at The Bridges of Rancho Sante Fe
- Played golf at Balboa Park Golf Course
- Took a lesson from PGA Tour stars Rickie Fowler and Billy Horschel
- Walked inside the ropes alongside Rickie Fowler for the Pro-Am
- Played a hole at Torrey Pines with Rickie, and tied him!
- Got inside access to TV and Media trucks
- Watched the Farmers Insurance Open as a spectator for the opening round.
Angelo, 14 years old, has been a participant at First Tee of West Michigan since he was eight years old. He joined our junior coach staff this past fall for the first time, and will play golf for East Grand Rapids High School this spring, and has aspirations of playing golf professionally.