Derron Peyton
Derron  Peyton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Boynton Beach, FL

High School:
Park Vista High School

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 175

Birthdate:
11/01/1993

Major:
Communications


02/28/2015

Men's Golf Wins First Tournament of the Season

Junior Derron Peyton was the team's top finisher coming in second after a season-low third round of 68

02/27/2015

Men's Golf First After Two Rounds at Gary Freeman Spring Invitational

Freshman Cody Christensen is tied for first place after shooting two-over 144

02/25/2015

Men's Golf Ties for Second in Quad Match

Sophomore Connor O'Rourke was the top finisher earning third place after shooting a 71

10/28/2014

Men's Golf Finishes 14th at Homewood/Hilton Garden Airport & FGCU Classic

The team will finish their fall season at Victoria Hills Golf Club in Deland, Fla. on Nov. 3-4

10/27/2014

Men's Golf Finishes Day One of Homewood/Hilton Garden Airport & FGCU Classic

Derron Peyton was FAU's top finisher after day one

01/22/2015

2014-15 Photo Gallery

Men's golf 2014-15 photos

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...finished in 15th with 4-over 220...placed 49th at the conference championship...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.

Personal: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
2013-14 33 2589 74.15 68 1
2012-13 32 2422 75.69 68 6
TOTAL 65 5011 74.92 - -
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