Thomas Campbell Wins The 2015 North Star Open!
Thomas Campbell of New Zealand who is a former Minnesota Golden Gopher won the 2015 North Star Open at Dellwood CC with a score of 68 - 70 = 138 (-6). Jeff Berkshire was close behind at 4 under and Sam Ayotte finished third with a 3 under 141. Hudson Carpenter of Stillwater won the low amateur cup with a 72-73 = 145 on the 7193 yard Part 72 layout.
Campbell opened up the tourney with a 68 and on the second day, played the difficult front nine at even par. Nursing a two shot lead with six holes to play, Campbell played steady down the stretch birdieing the long Par 5's (#14 and #17) to hold off Berkshire and Ayotte. Campbell had finished second in the recent Tapemark Charity Pro-Am and the South Dakota Open and was able to break through on a challenging course for the win.
Dellwood Country Club has recently completed a 9 million dollar renovation and provided a great venue for the pros. The North Star Tour mission is to bring a competitive professional golf experience to the aspiring tour professionals from MN.
Final Results can be found here: http://www.northstarpgt.com/final-results.html