Academic Accomplishments for Kids of SUNY Delhi's PGA Professionals
Big things are happening recently at the Delaware Academy in Delhi, NY for some of our NENY PGA Professional Members and more specifically for their kids! Jillian Lees (daughter of Jim Lees, PGA Professional at SUNY Delhi PGM Program) was named the Valedictorian of the 2019 class and the Salutatorian is Miles Philion (son of Tom Philion, PGA Professional at SUNY Delhi PGM Program).
Jillian Lees plans to attend Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) as an undeclared major and she has won numerous awards and honors for her academic success. She extremely active in her community and also involved in varsity cross country and varsity track and field.
Miles will be attending Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ and plans to be a Biology/Chemistry major. In addition to his academic accomplishments, Miles is a very talented golfer. He participated in the Northeastern New York PGA Junior Tour Series and ended as one of the top players. In varsity golf he was midstate athletic conference first team and was a section 4 state qualifier as well as a scholar athlete.
Great stuff and congratulations!