Don Byers: A Man on a Quest to be the Oldest College Golfer

Don Byers the 61-year old college freshman at Bellevue University.

Don Byers is officially the oldest golfer in college history. He had a rare opportunity to attend college at 61. The hardest part would not be playing competitive golf but activating the mind to learn at a mature age. Here is his story.

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Meet Don Byers

2017-18 Season (Freshman): Appeared in three rounds and two events during the spring season ... Carded a low round of 79 on two occasions ... Finished in a tie for 32nd place at the Midland Spring Invite at 7-over par ... Recorded an 80.67 strokes-per-round average on the season.  

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