January 23, 2006
Campbell Hangs On To Win
Campbell seals the deal at Bob Hope Chrysler Classic
Jan. 22, 2006
GolfWeb Wire Services
PALM DESERT, Calif. — Chad Campbell let one slip away a week ago. Not this time.
Campbell, who hadn’t had much success in the past when he went into the final day with a lead, shot a scrambling 71 Sunday to hold off Scott Verplank and Jesper Parnevik and win the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic.
“It’s nice to come back after the way things worked out last Sunday, to come out today and get the job done,” said Campbell, who was tied with David Toms for the lead in Hawaii last week before shooting a closing 70 to Toms’ winning 65.
Campbell took the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic lead in the second round of the 90-hole tournament and never gave it up, although Verplank briefly drew even early in the closing round. Read More…