Timothy Byrd

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
LaPlace, La.

High School:
Archbishop Rummel

Height:
6-1

Experience:
2L

Timothy Byrd

2009-10: Participated in two events during the year for LA Tech ... Recorded a 82.83 scoring average ... His best round was a 78 at the Squire Creek Invitational ... His best finish was 82nd at the Squire Creek Invitational ...

2008-09: Earned the Academic Award given by the team ... Participated in the Squire Creek Invitational ... Shot low round of 70 at the Squire Creek Invitational ... 2007-08: Participated in two tournaments during the season ... Averaged 73.5 strokes per round in his six rounds ... Shot a season-low 69 in the first round of the Squire Creek Invitational ... Tied for 13th place at the Squire Creek Invitational ...

2006-07: Red-shirted for the Bulldogs ...

High School: Lettered four years for coach John Niementz at Archbishop Rummel High School ... Served as team captain for two years ... Led Archbishop Rummel to the school's first district championship (2004) in 20 years and first regional championship in school history ... Medaled at regionals ... Named to the Louisiana all-state Class 5A team as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Finished second as a junior and fifth as a senior at the Class 5A state tournament ... Named all-metro his last three years ... Ranked as the No. 1 golfer in the state as a junior and No. 2 as a senior ... Qualified for the 100th Southern Amateur in summer of 2006 ... Invited to play in the Golfweek Junior Invitational for the top 100 players in 2004 and 2005 ... Finished 15th at the event in 2004 and declined to play in 2005 ... Recipient of the Tommy Moore Scholarship in 2003 awarded by the New Orleans Golf Association ... Was ranked as the second best high school golfer in the state by Golfweek ... Ranked as the 74th best senior in the country by Golfweek ... Also played baseball and basketball in high school ...

Personal: Full name is Timothy Byrd Jr. ... Son of Timmy and Tracy Byrd ... Has one brother, Jonathan ... Born March 17, 1987, in LaPlace, La.