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Golf legend Billy Casper gives graduation keynote at Golf Academy of America in San Diego

Aug 27, 2013

Highlighted by a keynote address in San Diego by golf legend Billy Casper, 141 students from Golf Academy of America campuses in Dallas, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Phoenix and San Diego received an associate degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management during separate graduation ceremonies on Aug. 16.

"These students put in a lot of hard work and all of them are now well prepared to step into golf career opportunities anywhere in the world," said Jim Hart, president of Golf Academy of America. "Our students are some of the best-trained and most knowledgeable golf career professionals in the industry."

Winner of 51 PGA Tour titles including three major championships, Casper founded Billy Casper Golf, which owns or operates more than 140 golf facilities in 28 states.