Camels 2nd at Big South Preview

Mikko Lehtovuori
(Bennett Scarborough photo)
Mikko Lehtovuori (Bennett Scarborough photo)

NINETY SIX, S.C. -- Mikko Lehtovuori shot a 3-under-par 69 and Campbell finished 2nd in the Big South Preview Saturday at The Patriot Golf Club.

Campbell combined to shoot 1-under-par 288 on the par-72, 7120-yard Patriot layout, which will host the 2014 Big South Championship next Apr.  Gardner-Webb shot 281 to claim team honors.  High Point (291) was third and Radford (294) fourth.

A sophomore from Lahti, Finland, Lehtovuori led the 23-golfer field with 6 birdies and tied with Gardner-Webb's Vincent Blanchette for second place, one stroke behind GWU's Blake Maum.

Campbell senior Amanjyot Singh tied for fourth at one-under-71, while freshman Craig Hornberger tied for 7th at even-par 72.  Alvaro Veiga tied for 14th (75) and Grant Houser was 22nd (82).  Playing as an individual, Jeremy Milton shot 76 and tied for 17th place.

The Camels begin play Monday in the Wolfpack Intercollegiate at Raleigh's Lonnie Poole Golf Course.