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Billy Andrade is a 4-time winner on the PGA Tour. He captivated the attention of golf fans worldwide in 1991, when he became the first player in six years to win his first two PGA tour titles in consecutive weeks (Kemper Open and Buick Classic). Billy also won the Bell Canadian Open in 1998 and the 2000 Invensys Classic at Las Vegas. In 2002, he finished in the top 50 on the tour money list for the ninth time in his career with a career best $1,365,707. This year, Billy has already surpassed the $1 million dollar mark in tour earnings for the fourth time in the last six seasons. He is 52nd on the PGA Tour’s career earnings list with more than $10.5 million won. A native of Bristol, Rhode Island, Billy was a three-time All-American at Wake Forest, where he was a member of the 1986 NCAA Championship team. Along with Brad Faxon, he runs Billy Andrade/Brad Faxon Charities for Children, which was formed in 1990, and has donated more than $4 million to children’s charities in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. He and Brad have been the deserving recipients of many honors and awards for their remarkable charity work.

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