Billy Hurley’s father died Wednesday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound in Loudoun County, Va., according to statement released Thursday by Hurley’s management company.
Billy Hurley thanks the media for helping to find his father after he went missing earlier in the week.
Billy Hurley grew up in Leesburg, Va., about an hour west of Congressional, went to college at the U.S. Naval Academy and still lives in Annapolis, Md.
Former Navy lieutenant Billy Hurley took his own road to the PGA Tour, and now finds himself leading The Greenbrier Classic.
Bo Van Pelt kept bogeys off his card and picked up an extra shot when his wedge spun back into the hole for an eagle. It's a formula that would work well at a U.S. Open.
Shortly before the Honda Classic turned into a game of hot potato, Billy Hurley III put the finishing touches on a 1-under 69 at PGA National.
The second stage of Q-School is underway, and all eyes are on those playing for their livelihood on the PGA Tour.
Though the heat index threatened triple digits on Thursday at the AT&T National, Billy Hurley III knew how to remain comfortable.
Given a sponsor's exemption to this week's event at Pebble Beach, Billy Hurley arrived on-site only to find that he was not eligible for the exemption that had originally been offered.