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Bob Byman (born April 25, 1955) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour and currently plays on the Champions Tour. April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In golf the distinction between amateurs and professionals in rigorously maintained. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the PGA TOUR, hosts 30 events annually in the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ...


Byman was born in Poughkeepsie, New York. He attended Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and was a member of the golf team. He played with Jay Haas and Curtis Strange on the 1974 and 1975 teams, which won the NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championships. Golf World has called the 1974-75 teams "the greatest college team of all time".[1] He turned pro in 1976. Poughkeepsie City of Poughkeepsie Town of Poughkeepsie Poughkeepsie, Arkansas This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Wake Forest University is a private coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, renown for its programs in the liberal arts. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Twin City Location Location in North Carolina Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States North Carolina Forsyth County Founded Incorporated 1889 1913 Mayor Allen Joines (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 283. ... Golfer after swing. ... Jay Haas (born December 2, 1953 in St. ... Curtis Northrup Strange (born 1955) is a U.S. golfer. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... The NCAA Division I Mens Golf Championships, which is played in late May or early June, is the top annual competition in U.S. mens collegiate golf. ...


Byman spent the early part of his professional career playing overseas, where he had a great deal of success. He played full-time on the PGA Tour from 19791984. His best year was 1979 when he won the Bay Hill Citrus Classic in a playoff against John Schroeder, earned $94,243, and made the cut in all 20 of his starts.[2] His best finish in a major championship was a T-7 in the 1979 British Open. The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Bay Hill Invitational is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... The British Open is the title or popular name of a number of sporting tournaments: The British Open golf championship A tennis tournament often called the Wimbledon championships British Open Squash British Open snooker. ...


Byman made his debut on the Champions Tour at the 2005 Senior British Open, but missed the cut.[3] The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the PGA TOUR, hosts 30 events annually in the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Senior British Open Championship is a professional golf tournament for men aged fifty and over. ...


Professional wins

PGA Tour

The Bay Hill Invitational is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ...

Other

The Scandinavian Masters is an annual golf tournament on the PGA European Tour which is played in Sweden at the end of July or the beginning of August each year. ... The KLM Open is an annual European Tour golf tournament played in The Netherlands. ... The New Zealand Open, which is currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Holden New Zealand Open, is the leading mens golf tournament in New Zealand. ... The KLM Open is an annual European Tour golf tournament played in The Netherlands. ... The Scandinavian Masters is an annual golf tournament on the PGA European Tour which is played in Sweden at the end of July or the beginning of August each year. ...

Notes and References

  1. ^ Golfdigest.com, My Shot - Interview with Curtis Strange
  2. ^ Bio on PGA Tour's official site
  3. ^ Ibid.

External links

  • Profile on PGA Tour's official site

 
 

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