This annual award is dedicated to the memory of Michael J. Harris. A longtime member of the Tucson Conquistadores, a Civic leader andphilanthropist who was dedicated to the community, young people and embodied the aspiration that golf, like life, be enjoyed with proper consideration for fairness, ethics, respect, and a sense of fellowship. The selection of the award is given to a junior golfer who best exemplifies the First Tee Nine Core Values. These values are Honesty, Integrity, Sportsmanship, Respect, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance, Courtesy and Judgment. The recipient of the 2013 Tucson Conquistadores Michael J. Harris Core Values Award is Desiree Hong. The Tucson resident was an excellent selection based on exemplifying the nine core values in her golf game and life. Desiree received a replica of the Tucson Conquistador helmet and awarded $500 toward expenses related to improving her golf, which could include instruction, tournament entry fees, tournament travel or equipment. The permanent trophy resides in the Tucson Conquistadores office and is engraved each year with the recipient’s name.