Emerald Coast Junior Golf Tour

Sportsmanship Award

The Poate Family Sportsmanship Award is named for the founders of the Emerald Coast Junior Golf Tour-Chris and Michele Poate. The award recognizes a golfer with strong integrity, a commitment to improve and a positive attitude.


Tanner Beasley is the recipient of the 2022 Poate Family Sportsmanship Award. After the first three events of 2022, Tanner’s average was 96.3. Over the next 7 rounds, Tanner’s average improved to an average of 82.2. Tanner always has a smile on his face and he is very respectful of the other golfers before, during and following his round. Congratulations Tanner!