Phil Mickelson and his daughter Amanda through the years

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - AUGUST 15: Phil Mickelson hugs his daughter, Amanda, after winning the 2005 PGA Championship with a 4-under par 276 on August 15, 2005 in Springfield, New Jersey. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

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Phil Mickelson landed in Philadelphia just 45 minutes before his U.S. Open tee time because he had flown home to be at his daughter Amanda's eighth grade graduation. Phil not only made it in time but he shot an impressive 67 for his first round. Take a look at his close relationship with his daughter Amanda.

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