Men's Golf

Cameron Nelson
Cameron Nelson

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Inverness, Scotland

High School:
Millburn Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 171

Major:
Business Administration



OVERVIEW: Became a mainstay in the lineup after taking a redshirt season in 2010-11 ... Saved his best for the 2012 Summit League Championship by posting a career-low 221.

2014 SPRING HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Played in 4 of 6 tournaments
▪ Shot season-low 74 (+3) in opening round of NYX Hoosier Invitational (April 12-13)
▪ Finished with season-best 230 (+17) at NYX Hoosier Invitational (April 12-13)

2013 FALL HIGHLIGHTS
Played 2 of 4 tournaments
Shot a season-best 76 in Round 3 of Cleveland State Invitational (Sept. 30-Oct. 1)
Tallied a stroke average of 78.67

2013 SUMMER HIGHLIGHTS
Won the Royal Dornoch Club championship in Scotland with an overall score of 286 (74-73-70-69)

2012-13 HIGHLIGHTS

Tallied a stroke average of 77.74
Posted a pair of top-15 finishes
Shot 236 (+20) at The Summit League Championship to finish T24
Finished T5 at the John Dallio Memorial (Oct. 6-7) with an overall score of 225 (+9)
Carded a career-best 70 (-1) in the final round of the UD Fall Invitational (Oct. 22-23)

2011-12 HIGHLIGHTS
Played in five tournaments
Posted a stroke average of 77.35
Carded a career-low 221 (+8) at The Summit League Championship (April 23-24) to finish T31
Shot career-best tying scores of 73 in the final two rounds at the league tournament
Finished T28 at the Carter Plantation Intercollegiate (March 19-20)

2011 SUMMER HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Won Ness Motors 36-Hole Championship at Inverness Club (66, 70)
▪ Finished runner-up at Inverness Golf Club Open (Shot 74, 67 in qualifying)
▪ Tallied a third-place finish at Tain Golf Clubs Premier 36-Hole Open Tournament (67, 74)
▪ Posted a pair of 71 scores at the Brora Golf Club James Braid Open to finish T4
▪ Had a fourth-place finish at Nairn Dunbar Golf Club Open King Trophy (73)
▪ Reached the quarterfinals of the Royal Dornoch Golf Club Carnegie Shield Match Play Tournament

HIGH SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Lettered in badminton, rugby, soccer and volleyball

2010 SUMMER HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Won Men's Scratch Club Championship at Loch Ness Golf Club
▪ Won Junior Scratch Club Championship at Loch Ness Golf Club
▪ Won Mens Handicap Club Championship at Royal Dornoch Golf Club

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS
▪ Three-time Academic All-Summit League selection

TOP ATHLETIC ACCOMPLISHMENT
▪ Tallied three holes-in-one and holds the course record at Loch Ness Golf Club with a 67

PERSONAL
Full Name: Cameron William Nelson
Birthdate: August 13, 1991
Parents: William and Susan Nelson
▪ Father played professional soccer for St. Johnstone Football Club (1974)
Brother/Sister: Steven (34) and Lauren (21)

Collegiate Tournament Results

2011-12
65/71 Fossum Invitational (+25) 73-85-83 - 241
T49/95 UD Invitational (+6) 76-81 - 157
T40/81 Jackrabbit Invitational (+9) 77-74-74 - 225
T28/56 Carter Plantation Intercollegiate (+16) 77-79-76 - 232
81/84 NYX Hoosier Invitational (+26) 81-80-78 - 239
T31/50 The Summit League Championship (+6) 75-73-73 - 221
2012-13
T13/68 Cleveland State Invitational (+9) 76-73-76 - 225
T5/81 John Dallio Memorial (+9) 79-74-72 - 225
T27/98 UD Fall Invitational (+8) 80-70 - 150
48/49 Folino Invitational (+29) 84-82-79 - 245
59/66 Carter Plantation Intercollegiate (+25) 77-83-81 - 241
T73/90 NYX Hoosier Invitational (+14) 72-77-78 - 227
T50/71 Detroit Titans Invitational (+23) 77-84-78 - 239
T24/45 The Summit League Championship (+20) 82-79-75 - 236
2013-14
T57/60 Wolverine Intercollegiate (+26) 78-82-79 - 239
T58/80 Cleveland State Invitational (+17) 77-80-76 - 233
40/51 Carlton Oaks WIU Invitational (+40) 85-89-82 - 256
T78/84 Memphis Intercollegiate (+35) 83-86-82 - 251
T63/75 NYX Hoosier Invitational (+17) 74-80-76 - 230
T32/35 Horizon League Championship (+41) 92-77-88 - 257

Career Statistics

Season Rounds T10 T20 Win-Loss Strokes Avg. Low Par 60s
2011-12 17 - - 143-288 1,315 77.35 73 - -
2012-13 23 1 2 269-291 1,788 77.74 70 2 -
2013-14 18 - - 57-322 1,466 81.44 74 - -
Total 58 1 2 469-901 4,569 78.77 70 2 -

Low round: 70, UD Fall Invitational, 2nd round (-1), 2012
Low tournament score: 221, The Summit League Championship (+8), 2012
Best finish: T5, John Dallio Memorial (+9), 2012

* Competed as an individual; () rounds played as an individual.

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