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Cameron Hooper
Cameron Hooper

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Bishop Kenny

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 162


Fall 2008: Was in the lineup for all three team tournaments, averaging 74.44 strokes per round, ranking third on the team... Had his best finish of the fall tying for 19th at the season-opening Windon Memorial, shooting a 4-over 217... His 2-under 69 in the second round of the Windon Memorial tied for the best fall round for the Chanticleers... Had a 1-under 71, the best score for Coastal Carolina in the final round, to help propel the Chants to a 1-shot win at the Bank of Tennessee at The Ridges Intercollegiate...

2007-08: Competed in eight events and 22 rounds his junior season, averaging 76.0 strokes per round... Posted his only top-20 finish of the season at the Big South Conference Championship, tying for 18th, including a final round 2-under 70, and helping the Chanticleers to the conference title... Posted his season-best single round in the second round of the SunTrust Gator Invitational, firing 2-under 68, evenutally finishing at 216 for the tournament... Posted three other top-40 finishes in the season...Was 2-1 in the Callaway Match Play, earning victories over Jonas Enander Hedin of Charlotte and Manuel Villegas of Florida... Honored on the Big South Presidential Honor Roll for his work in the classroom...

2006-07: Was on the course in six events and 19 rounds, averaging 74.74 for the year... Had one top-10 finish on the season, shooting a three-round total of three-under 211 in the International Collegiate in Scotland to tie for eighth... Was in the lineup and helped Coastal Carolina advance from the NCAA East Regional and finish fifth at the NCAA Championship... Had his career-best round in the third round of the NCAA Championship, firing a 3-under 67 to help the Chanticleers advance to the final round... Also competed in the Callaway Golf Match Play Championships for Coastal, going 1-1 in his two matches with a win over Jay Moseley of Auburn, 6 and 4...

2005-06: Played in eight scored events his freshman season, averaging 74.96 strokes per round... Finished in the top 10 twice in his inaugural collegiate season... His best finish of the season was in Coastal Carolina's home event, the General Jim Hackler Invitational, placing seventh with a one-over 217... Also tied for 10th at the PUPS/PDPS Big South Conference Championships, helping the Chants defend their title... Had his best round of the year at the NCAA East Regional, shooting a 4-under 68 as part of Coastal Carolina's tie for fifth to advance to the NCAA Championships... Was a key to the Chants getting a pair of team victories at the Hooters Match Play, picking up individual wins... Fired a 229 at the Coca-Cola Duke Classic in his first collegiate event...

High School: Was a four-year letterwinner at Bishop Kenny, leading his squad to three straight state tournament appearances... Earned All-Region honors his final two years after finishing second as a senior and fourth as a junior and leading the team to two straight regional runner-up finishes... Led the Crusaders to a fifth-place finish at the state championships his final season after placing seventh the previous two years... Also finished 12th as an individual at the state championship his senior season... Voted Team MVP his last two seasons... Named to the Athletic Honor Roll as well...

Personal: Full name: Cameron D. Hooper... Son of Donald and Dorothy Hooper... Majoring in business administration.