Billy Hurley, Golfer Wins Quicken Loans National

Billy Hurley wins golf tournament at 2016 Quicken Loans National. His resume is more impressive than his final round 69 where he held off Vijay Singh:

Billy Hurley

Willard Jeremiah Hurley III


United States Naval Academy

  • Bachelor Degree: Quantitative Economics
  • Graduated: 2004
  • Academic All-American


Walker Cup

  • He was a member of the victorious American Team in the 2005 Walker Cup.

Lieutenant United States Navy

  • He was commissioned an Ensign in the United States Navy in 2004, serving until July 2009.
  • After his graduation from the academy, he was assigned to the USS Gettysburg, a guided-missile cruiser based in Mayport, Florida, where he was a combat electronic division officer.
  • He then taught economics for two years at the Naval Academy.
  • From 2007 to 2009, he served a tour of duty in the Persian Gulfaboard the destroyer USS Chung-Hoon.

Awards and Acknowledgments

  • Birdies for the Brave, a military outreach initiative sponsored by the PGA Tour
  • World Gospel Outreach, a children’s camp in Honduras
  • Ark Children’s House, an orphanage in Ecuador
  • Adoption Advocates International, which operates an orphanage in Ethiopia (Layla House) where he adopted his son, Jacob


2016 PGA Tour Card: Congrats Billy on your win at the Quicken Loans National!


You can follow Billy @BillyHurley3


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