McDonald-Smith Competes At Pebble Beach This Weekend
Local golfer Xander McDonald- Smith of The First Tee of Nassau County/New York is playing Pebble Beach this weekend at the Walmart First Tee Open. McDonald-Smith, who is a junior at The Scholars' Academy High School, will play alongside World Golf Hall of Fame member Nick Price. As a freshman in 2008, McDonald Smith defeated 20 golfers to become the PSAL Varsity Golf Champion. The Walmart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach is an official Champions Tour tournament that pairs 78 junior golfers with 78 professionals. The tournament takes place on Pebble Beach Golf Links and Del Monte Golf Course and will be televised nationally on the Golf Channel on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.