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Campbell wins Under-14 IJGT title

Walker Campbell edged out Kevin Ying to win the Under 14 International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) at Oyster Reef Golf Club.

The two-day, 36-hole event tournament in South Carolina saw the Bermudian fire back-to-back rounds of 80 to edge Hank Haney IJGA student Ying of Shanghai, China by seven strokes.

Campbell came out strong with a three over-par 39 on the front nine during the final round, before carding a single birdie for the day on hole seven.

Campbell struggled a bit on the back nine, but carded a second eight-over-par 80 for a tournament total of 160. This was a breakthrough victory for Campbell after competing in several tournaments during the 2012-2013 season.

"It feels great to get my first IJGT victory," Campbell said.

The IJGT offers close to 60 two-and three-day events throughout the US each year for ages nine to 19.

IJGT members represent 45 US states and 43 countries and alumni including Webb Simpson, Rickie Fowler, Hunter Mahan, Paula Creamer and other PGA and LPGA Tour players.

Walker Campbell: Won an under-14 International Junior Golf Tour title in South Carolina recently.

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Published April 20, 2013 at 9:00 am (Updated April 20, 2013 at 9:15 am)

Campbell wins Under-14 IJGT title

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