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David Roy Peoples
is an American professional golfer
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who has played on the PGA Tour
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and Nationwide Tour
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Peoples was born in Augusta, Maine
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. He received an athletic scholarship
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to attend the University of Florida
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in Gainesville, Florida
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, where he played for coach John Darr and Coach Lynn Blevins' Florida Gators men's golf team in National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) competition in 1980 and 1981.
Peoples turned professional in 1981. He had two PGA Tour victories, and his highest position on the year-end money list was twenty-fifth in 1992.
PGA Tour wins (2)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning Score||Margin of Victory||Runner(s)-up
||Sep 29, 1991
The 1991 PGA Tour season was played from January 3 to November 3. The season consisted of 44 official money events. Billy Andrade, Mark Brooks, Fred Couples, Andrew Magee, Corey Pavin, Nick Price, Tom Purtzer, and Ian Woosnam won the most tournaments, two, and there were 14 first-time winners...
|Buick Southern Open
|| Robert Gamez
||Jul 12, 1992
The 1992 PGA Tour season was played from January 9 to November 1. The season consisted of 44 official money events. John Cook, Fred Couples, and Davis Love III won the most tournaments, three, and there were four first-time winners...
|Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic
|| Bill Britton
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, Ed Dougherty
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Jim Gallagher, Jr.
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- 1999 PGA Tour Qualifying School graduates
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- List of Florida Gators golfers