Bubba Watson Gives $50,000 to University of Georgia for Play Golf America University Program

ATHENS, Ga., May 2, 2011 –An Athens homecoming for Bubba Watson was made even more special as the PGA TOUR golfer and former Bulldog presented a $50,000 check to the University of Georgia on Monday as a kick-off to the Stadion Classic at UGA.  On hand for the presentation was Dr. Michael F. Adams, president of the University of Georgia, and Mike Paull, executive director of the Georgia PGA.

Bolli, Hurley receive sponsor’s exemptions to Stadion Classic at UGA

ATHENS, Ga., May 2, 2011- The Stadion Classic at UGA announced Monday that sponsor’s exemptions would be awarded to Justin Bolli and Billy Hurley III. Two other exemptions were previously awarded to University of Georgia golfers Harris English and Russell Henley.

Bolli, a member of the 1999 National Championship team at the University of Georgia, is a three-time winner on the Nationwide Tour.  His most recent victory was in the 2009 Price Cutter Charity Championship presented by Dr. Pepper.

Two University of Georgia Student-Athletes Earn Exemptions into Stadion Classic at UGA

ATHENS, Ga., April 20, 2011– By the closest of margins, the Stadion Classic at UGA announced that University of Georgia golfers Russell Henley and Harris English have earned two sponsor's exemptions to participate in the Nationwide Tour event from May 2-8 at the UGA Golf Course. Hudson Swafford, who finished in a close third place, will attempt to qualify on Monday of tournament week.


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