Now a sophomore at Auburn University, Blayne Barber is ranked No. 9
in the World Amateur Golf Ranking. He was named to the Golf Coaches
Association of America All-America second team as a freshman thanks
to nine top- 10 finishes. Barber tied for seventh at last year’s NCAA
Championship at Inverness Club in Toledo, Oh., and is the reigning
Florida State Amateur champion, a title he won by nine shots.
December 25, 1989
Anything Mexican or Italian.
ON MY iPOD
A little of everything but mainly Christian music.
“ 7 Pounds,” “Inside Man,” “Madagascar,”
“Kicking and Screaming.”
I can juggle pretty well.
Inverness Club in Ohio.
BEST GOLF TIP
Play your own game.
WORDS TO LIVE BY
Anything in the Bible.
Me, my Dad, and my brothers Shayne and Jayce.
Trevor Immelman and Ben Hogan
SHOT I LOVE TO PRACTICE
Knockdown 7-iron working it everway possible.
I’m not really superstitious but I always mark my ball
with the quarter heads up, and I start the round with seven tees in my
LOVE TO TRADE PLACES
I can’t really think of anybody. I’m pretty
pleased with who God has made me.
Inside 100 yards.
FAVORITE NON-GOLF ATHLETE
AGE I FIRST BROKE 70
LOWEST ROUND EVER
WHAT’S IN THE BAG
Titleist 909 D2 9. 5 with YS6 S,
Titleist 909 F2 15. 5 with YS7 X,
Titleist 909 H 19 with Proforce V2 S,
Titleist AP2 (4-PW) True
Temper Dynamic Gold S,
Titleist Vokey Spin Milled (52, 56 & 60),
Scotty Cameron prototype
— Andy DeKeuster
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