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BMW Championship winner meets Chicago area caddie he scored scholarship for

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OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. (CBS) – Before taking the BMW Championship on Saturday, Viktor Hovland had a chance to meet Diana Llamas, a Chicago-area caddie at Ridgemoor County Club. He helped her receive a full, four-year Evans Scholarship when he hit a hole-in-one on the second hole last year.

Per tradition, when a player hits an ace at the BMW Championship, BMW donates a four-year Evans Scholarship for tuition and housing worth $125,000.

Llamas is starting at the University of Illinois, where she'll be studying agriculture and bioenvironmental engineering.

"That's not something I could do if I went to school for that," Hovland said. "But that's super impressive. Obviously, I work hard, and I show up here because I want to play good golf. Just because I made a hole-in-one, that allowed her to pursue a pretty cool degree in something that's hopefully going to change her life."

There weren't any aces at Olympia Fields this year, but the meeting was cool to see.

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