College Golfer with Down Syndrome Set to Make History

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Amy Bockerstette, 22, will make history this weekend when she tees off for Paradise Valley Community College at the NJCAA national championships May 10-13 at Plantation Bay Golf & Country Club in Ormond Beach, Florida.

Bockerstette is the first person with Downs syndrome to earn a college athletic scholarship and will now be the first with Downs syndrome to compete in a collegiate athletic championship, according to ESPN

@GaryWoodland is leading by two at the U.S. Open.

The solo leader shines on and off the course.#LiveUnderPar

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