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Tyson McFarland Athlete Profile

Tyson McFarland

Tyson McFarland
Height: 5-10 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 2006-2008 Hometown: Rexburg, ID


From Rexburg, Idaho ... born August of 1987 ... parents are Duffy and Connie McFarland ... enjoys hunting ... father, Duffy, played golf for Utah State and sister, Arielle, played golf at Weber State ... National Honor Society member ... recruited by New Mexico, Nevada, Idaho and Utah.

Before BYU

Lettered in golf for four years at Madison High School in Rexburg ... runner-up in 2006 State high school championships ... two-time Jerome Invitational champion ... Madison, Gate City, and Shelley Invitational champion ... first place at 2004 Idaho State Amateur matchplay competition ... holds record for lowest score in Idaho junior golf history (61 (-10)).

2006-2007 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted the 2006-07 season ... won the Highland Amateur and Russ Freeman Amateur.

2007-2008 | Freshman Year

Participated individually at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate and the Husky Invitational ... scored a round low of 75 in the third round of the Tucker Intercollegiate ... scoring average of 79.6 strokes during the fall season.