Name: Jon-David ByersHonored by The Carroll County...


Name: Jon-David Byers

Honored by The Carroll County Sun for: Making a hole-in-one on the 179-yard, 11th hole at Bear Creek on Aug. 24

Age: 9

Residence; hometown: Westminster

Education: Fourth-grade student at Charles Carroll Elementary School in Westminster

Family: Mother: Tinia, secretary at Carroll County General Hospital; Father: David, physical education teacher and boys basketball coach at Westminster High School; Brother: Matthew, employed at National Building and Leasing; Sisters: Becky, 24, graduate student at Towson State University in Baltimore County, Heather, 22, recent graduate of Salisbury State University, and Jenny, 20, attends Towson State University

Activities/hobbies: Plays basketball, baseball and soccer

Accomplishments: Straight 'A' student at Charles Carroll Recipient's comments: "I've been golfing for about two years. When I first hit it, I didn't think I hit it long enough and thought it would end up in the water. Dad and Matthew heard a ping, and Matthew said it may have hit the pin. I looked around and couldn't find it until I looked in the hole. I couldn't believe it."

Nominations: Call 876-8771, 857-0550 or (800) 829-8000, Ext. 6595, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mondays; you also can FAX your information to 876-0233.

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