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Billy Hurley III, a native of Leesburg, Va., who now lives in Annapolis, is making his first appearance in the Masters at age 34. Hurley graduated from the Naval Academy in 2004 and served five years in the Navy from 2004 to 2009.
He qualified to play this week by winning the Quicken Loans event last summer at Congressional, considered by many as one of the PGA Tour’s more remarkable stories of the 2016 season. He’s the first Naval Academy graduate to earn a PGA Tour playing card and also the first from his school to play in the Masters. He’s tweeting daily from the course and posting his comments on his website, as well. READ MORE>>