04 Jul '14, 6pm

Billy Hurley III had two dreams: The Navy and the PGA Tour. One led to the other. My column:

Billy Hurley III had two dreams: The Navy and the PGA Tour. One led to the other. My column:

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. – Inside the front gates of The Greenbrier which were draped in red, white and blue bunting, past the lampposts each adorned with two small American flags, nestled amongst this little slice of nostalgic Americana, a patriotic tale unfolded on this Independence Day. At the eponymous PGA Tour event that bills itself as “America’s Resort,” there is a real American hero atop the leaderboard. Not one deemed as such simply because he’s popular or owns a nice smile or has earned lots of money, either. Billy Hurley III is the only current player who has served military duty, attending the Naval Academy, then commissioned in the Navy for five years. He’s also the only player to successfully traverse this course in a mere 131 strokes so far, giving him the tournament lead on a perfectly fitting day. “Anytime you play good, it's great,” says Hurley, who ...

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The best photos from the Greenbrier Classic:

The best photos from the Greenbrier Classic:

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