The 2011 Rolex Junior All-American champion Talia Campbell (Dallas, Texas) will attend the University of Notre Dame in the fall of 2012. The Rolex Junior All-American along with Lindsey Weaver (Scottsdale, Arizona) will start their season during the Irish roster in the next fall. After winning this yearâ€™s Rolex Junior All-American Championship, Notre Dame Womenâ€™s golf head coach Susan Holt announced the signing of two student-athletes to national letters-of-intent to attend the University of Notre Dame in the fall of 2012.
Lindsey Weaver was selected as a 2011 Hewlett Packard AJGA Scholastic All-American champion. She was also a second team Rolex Junior All-American to cap her 2010-11 season. Susan Holt said that she was extremely excited to add Talia Campbell and Lindsey Weaver in the line-up for the next four years. According to her, this was actually the conglomeration of top class junior golf players. They are the highest rated golfers that she and her team have ever recruited. She admitted that both of them were equally talented will definitely have an impact on the program.
Presently, Talia Campbell is in her senior season at Ursuline Academy of Dallas College Prep. In this season, she has helped her school win three consecutive Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) 5A state titles. This includes her individual titles in 2010 and 2011. Talia Campbell is a three-time all-state selection. She has been ranked 29th by the Junior Golf Scoreboard. The Junior Golf Scoreboard is responsible for ranking the players in all tournaments. She was also ranked 15th in the Junior Golfweek rankings and 32nd in the Polo golf rankings.
She finished at the top 10 spots for five times in the 2010-11 seasons when she competed in nine American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) tournaments. She also managed the top five spots four times and was the winner of the 2011 Randy Wise Junior Open played at the Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Amongst the other 24 golfers in the tournament, Talia Campbell scored a 54-hole mark of 216. This year, she has an average of 75.00 for 12 rounds in 2011 AJGA tournaments. She was selected as a 2011 Hewlett Packard AJGA Scholastic All-American. The honor represents her strengths in the classroom and on the golf course and was an honorable mention Rolex Junior All-American in 2011.
Lindsey Weaver has been playing junior golf for the last six years now. She has already listed her name all throughout the AJGA record book. She has been also tied for 14th all-time with seven career wins. In September, 2011, Lindsey Weaver was selected to the Ping Junior Solheim Cup team where she played a key role in helping the United States retain the title. In opening day action, she lost in foursomes and then won her fourball match. On the final day of the tournament, in the singles, she clinched the United States’ 12th point with a 2 and 1 win over England’s Charley Hull.