Derron Peyton
Derron  Peyton


Boynton Beach, FL

High School:
Park Vista High School

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 175




Men's Golf Finishes Huskies Invitational in Second-Place

FAU Men's Golf freshman step up for First Tournament.


Men's Golf in Fourth Place after Opening Round at Huskies Invitational

FAU Men's Golf is fourth place after opening round


Men's Golfers Performing Well in the Off Season

Senior Derron Peyton recently qualified for the FSGA Amateur Match Play Championship


Men's Golf Finishes C-USA Championship Tied for 12th

The team will be back in action in fall 2015


Men's Golf Moves Up After Second Round of C-USA Championship

The first Owl will tee off on Tuesday, April 28 at 9:50 a.m. ET to begin the third round of play


2015 FAU Slomin Autism Championship

2015 FAU Slomin Autism Championship - Fountains Country Club, March 27-29, 2015


2014-15 Photo Gallery

Men's golf 2014-15 photos

Photo Gallery

Junior (2014-15):
-FAU's top finisher in six out of 10 tournaments.
-Earned first place at the Don Benbow Invitational, 145 (+3).
-Tied for second at the FAU Slomin Autism Championship with a three-round total of 211 (-2).
-Took second at the Gary Freeman Spring Invitational with a three-round total of 220 (+4).
-Shot a season-low round of 67 at the FAU Slomin Autism Championship..
-Tied for eighth in the Hartford quad match.
-Tied for ninth in the dual match against Villanova with a two-round total of 150 (+6).
-Tied for 11th at the WKU Kenny Perry Invitational with a three-round total of 222 (+6).
-Played in every tournament and had a season stroke average of 75.19.

Sophomore (2013-14):
-Qualified for the U.S. Amateur tour this summer.
-Shot 207 to win the Harmony Golf Preserve Intercollegiate, leading the team to a third place finish overall and having his lowest round of the year with 68.
-Finished third in the University of Hartford Invitational and fifth in the Don Benbow Invitational.

Freshman (2012-13):
-Made his FAU debut at the Windon Memorial Classic.
-Averaged 81 over three rounds.
-Tied for 16th at the Cobra-Puma Invitational.
-Shot a par 72 in his lowest round of the tournament.
-Took sixth-place for FAU's top finish in the HBU Men's Intercollegiate.
-Carded 69 in the first round and averaged 71.33. Shot 68 for his lowest round of the season at Stetson's Hatter Invitational and finished in 15th with 4-over 220.
-Placed 49th at the conference championship and played 32 rounds total for the season.

High School:
-Was a four-time all-conference selection.
-His junior and senior seasons, he was first team Sun-Sentinel All-Palm Beach County, first team Palm Beach Post All-Area and FHSAA Region 7-2A individual champion.
-He is the holder of all Park Vista High scoring records.
-Named 2011 SFPGA Junior Tour Player of the Year, and is a seven-time SFPGA Tour event champion.
-Was a member of the 2011 FSGA Junior championship team.
-Coached by Ira Hubschman.

-Communications major.
-Goal is to be a PGA Tour Professional.
-Enjoys fishing.
-Son of Bob and Heidi Peyton.

Year Rounds Strokes Aver. Low Round Best Finish
2014-15 26 1955 75.19 67 1
2013-14 33 2589 74.15 68 1
2012-13 32 2422 75.69 68 6
TOTAL 91 6966 75.05 - -