Rodney McIntyre stands at a putting green in the '60s. (photo courts of the Beaches Museum)
Rodney McIntyre stands in his golf room at his house. (photo by Liza Mitchell)

Fletcher golf's first African American player walks down memory lane

Shifting tides changed the cultural landscape at the Beaches in the early '60s when African American students once bussed across town were open to attend school on the island where they grew up. By 1967, desegregation was still a young concept, but students like Rodney McIntyre found common ground on the ...

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