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Treye Blythe Memorial Golf Tournament

ACKLEY (KWWL) -- Eastern Iowans honored the memory of Treye Blythe Friday.  Blythe died in August 2006 in Cedar Falls in a fight he was trying to break up.

Family and friends gathered Friday in ackley for the third annual tournament in his memory.  30 teams played two different flights of golf during the morning and afternoon.

There was also a live auction with items from many great sponsors.  Although not originally intended as a fundraiser, this tournament has donated over $66,000 to local causes in the past three years.

Money raised this year will go to Wellsberg and Ackley school libraries for better facilities and books.

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