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Cameron Young biography: 13 things about golfer born in Scarborough, New York


Cameron Young is a professional golfer born in Scarborough, New York, United States. His father David Young is the head professional at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Westchester County, New York.

Cameron is based in Jupiter, Florida, USA and he previously lived in Orlando, Florida. Here are 13 more things about him:


  1. He is 5’11” tall. His registered weight is 185 pounds.
  2. From 2011 to 2015, he attended Fordham Preparatory School in New York City, New York.
  3. He won the 2013 AJGA Polo Golf Junior Classic at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
  4. In 2014, he was a member of the U.S. Junior Ryder Cup and Junior World Cup teams.
  5. In 2015, he won the U.S. Collegiate Championship and the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational. He made it to the second round of the 2015 U.S. Amateur.
  6. From 2015 to 2019, he attended Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA where he played golf and earned his bachelor’s degree in economics.
  7. He reached the round of 32 of the 2016 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball with Paul McBride and reached the round of 16 of the 2016 U.S. Amateur.
  8. In 2017, he became the first amateur golfer to win the New York State Open at Bethpage State Park’s Black Course in Farmingdale, New York. He was an All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection and a Ping All-East Region selection in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
  9. In 2019, he made his professional golf debut and was cut in the U.S. Open.
  10. In 2020, he married Kelsey Dalition. The best man at their wedding was his caddie Scott McKean.
  11. In 2021, Dalition gave birth to their son Henry Young. In the same year, he won the AdventHealth Championship and the Evans Scholars Invitational.
  12. In February 2022, he tied for second at the Genesis Invitational and rose into the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking.
  13. He was 25 years old when he and Mito Pereira tied for third at the 2022 PGA Championship in Tulsa, Oklahoma on May 22, 2022.

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