. Notah Begay (Navajo) First Native American Named Captain of Junior Presidents Cup « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NATIVE NEWS ONLINE – The Junior Presidents Cup is a two-day, team match-play competition that will feature 24 of the world’s top 19 years-and-younger boys. The two teams: 12 from the U.S. and 12 from various countries around the world, excluding Europe. The International team will be captained by South Africa’s Tim Clark. Notah Begay III, Navajo, San Felipe, Isleta, will be the captain of the U.S. Junior Team. It’s the first time in the history of golf and the PGA tour that a Native American has received such a designation. Notah Begay III is the first Native American to compete on the PGA TOUR and in the Presidents Cup.


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