Men's Golf

    Golfweek Names Campillo to Their First Team All-America

    Go Hoosiers! Jorge Campillo
    Go Hoosiers!
    Jorge Campillo
    Go Hoosiers!

    June 22, 2009

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Jorge Campillo continues to pull in national awards in the weeks following his senior season, including most recently being named to the Golfweek First Team All-America squad. He is one of 10 collegiate golfers to be recognized on the First Team.

    COMPLETE FIRST TEAM
    Matt Hill, Sophomore, North Carolina State
    Morgan Hoffmann, Freshman, Oklahoma State
    Cameron Tringale, Senior, Georgia Tech
    Matthew Giles, Sophomore, USC
    Kyle Stanley, Junior, Clemson
    Rickie Fowler, Sophomore, Oklahoma State
    Jorge Campillo, Senior, Indiana
    Nick Taylor, Junior, Washington
    Billy Horschel, Senior, Florida
    Bud Cauley, Freshman, Alabama

    The Caceres, Spain native was also one of three finalists for the Ben Hogan Award, given to the top men's college golfer in the country, taking into account all collegiate and amateur competitions during a 12-month period.

    Campillo was named the Big Ten Player of the Year for the second time in 2009. He had three wins this collegiate season - Wolf Run Intercollegiate, Windon Memorial and adidas Hoosier Invitational. Campillo posted three other top five showings and only placed outside of the top 10 three times in 12 events.

    He recently played in his third Palmer Cup, leading Team Europe to a victory over Team USA in the event.

    The Golfweek Second Team consists of:
    Mike Van Sickle, Sr., Marquette
    Bronson Burgoon, Sr., Texas A&M
    Brian Harman, Sr., Georgia
    Erik Flores, Sr., UCLA
    Russell Henley, So., Georgia
    Peter Uihlein, Fr., Oklahoma State
    Steve Ziegler, So., Stanford
    Trent Leon, Sr., Oklahoma State
    Jamie Lovemark, Jr., USC
    John Peterson, Jr., LSU

    Third Team:
    Blayne Barber, Fr., Central Florida
    Hudson Swafford, Jr., Georgia
    Scott Langley, So., Illinois
    Tom Glissmeyer, Sr., USC
    Richard Lee, Jr., Washington
    Zack Byrd, Sr., Coastal Carolina
    Gregor Main, Fr., UCLA
    Harris English, So., Georgia
    Dustin Garza, Jr., Wichita State
    Kevin Foley, Jr., Penn State

     

     


       

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