The Bob Thomas Award
Thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Mark G. Lewitt, a fund has been established at The Spartanburg County Foundation honoring Robert W. Thomas. Each year, one deserving First Tee — Upstate South Carolina participant from either Spartanburg or Cherokee Counties will be awarded an award for advanced golf instruction, entries into junior golf tournaments and proper equipment.
Bob Thomas (3/26/49 - 5/26/15) was a nationally recognized leader in the hospitality industry, known for his knowledge, generosity, and friendship. His passion for the game of golf was exemplified by his quest is to play “every golf course in the world!”
Congratulations to The 2021 Bob Thomas Award Winners
GRAND PRIZE WINNER:
William Charles Nettles
FINALISTS: Logan Mills Shaw & Jonathan Roe
The 2020 Bob Thomas Award Winner No Award Given Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
The 2019 Bob Thomas Award Winner Faith Nanna[caption id="attachment_2355" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Eagle Participant, Faith Nanna[/caption]
The 2018 Bob Thomas Award Winner No Award Given
The 2017 Bob Thomas Award Winner Rodrick Brown
The 2016 Bob Thomas Award Winner Ashtan Samuel
Congratulations to Bryson Johnson, Owen Jackson, and Dylan Stockwell for scholarships honoring Pat Crowley!
Congratulations to Finalists Grace McDaniel and Dakota Stafford!