PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Shortly before the Honda Classic turned into a game of hot potato, Billy Hurley III put the finishing touches on a 1-under 69 that firmly entrenched his name on the final leaderboard at PGA National. The Navy graduate finished alone in fifth, one shot out of the four-man playoff that Russell Henley ultimately won. […]
Billy Hurley III, who shot 67 in the first round of the Sony Open in Hawaii on Thursday, enjoyed a homecoming of sorts the day before when the Naval Academy graduate went to Pearl Harbor and visited the ship on which he served, the destroyer Chung-Hoon, from 2007-2009, the Navy Times reported today. “The ship looks great,” […]
Hurley finishes Top-10 at Frys.com Open with four rounds in 60′s, secures position in Shriners field
Billy Hurley III wrapped up a great start to the 2013-14 PGA TOUR season with a bogey-free 3-under-par 34-34=68, finishing the week at 12-under 272. Hurley III managed to post all four of his rounds in the 60s, which is important since he is subject to the Web.com Tour Finals reshuffle. Sunday’s lap around CordeValle […]
Billy Hurley III is a native of Leesburg, Virginia who became the first graduate of the United States Naval Academy to join the the PGA Tour as a member in 2012. He served actively in the United States Navy from 2004 – 2009 following graduation from the United States Naval Academy with a degree in Quantitative Economics. During his duty he was stationed in Annapolis, MD, Mayport, FL and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, including his time aboard the USS Chung-Hoon.
Web.com Tour Member Billy Hurley III is a native of Leesburg, Virginia and graduate of the United States Naval Academy. By finishing 25th on the 2011 Web.com Tour Money List he became the first graduate of the United States Naval Academy to become a member of the PGA Tour. Highlights from his rookie season on the PGA Tour included a 4th place finish at the AT&T National and 8th at the John Deere Classic. Billy resides in Annapolis, Maryland with his wife, Heather and sons, Will and Jacob.