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Campbell wins twice in 2012 Mobile ProShop Challenge Cup | golf

Centre College men’s head golf coach Tom Campbell helped the Kentucky Golf Association’s (KGA) amateur team defeat the Kentucky Section PGA team (KPGA) 9-golf6 to retain the cup at the 2012 Mobile ProShop Challenge Cup Thursday, July 5, at the Greenbrier Golf & Country Club in Lexington, Ky.

The event pitted 10 of the top amateurs in the state against the top ten club professionals in Kentucky.

Campbell partnered with 2011 Kentucky Mid-Am Champion Joshua Rhodes of Paducah to win a four-ball match in the morning 2 and 1 over Audubon Country Club Head Professional Eric Gilliland and Director of Fayette Co. Golf Professional Mike Fields.

He then returned in the afternoon to defeat Big Spring Assistant Golf Professional John Bachman 1 up, making six birdies in the victory.

Click here for final results.

Campbell qualified for the event for the first time after placing eighth at the Kentucky State Amateur Championship earlier in the summer at the Cardinal Club G.C. in Simpsonville, Ky.

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