Cameron Champ, North & South medalist, is turning pro

Cameron Champ, who wowed the field and spectators with a brilliant performance at the U.S. Open, has officially announced he’s turning pro. This summer at the North & South Am, we got a closeup look at his powerful swing as he romped to medalist honors.

Cameron Champ, left, accepts the trophy for winning medalist honors at the 117th North & South Amateur from Pinehurst Tournament Director Brian Fahey this summer in Pinehurst.

At the time, we showed the above video to Eric Alpenfels, Top 100 teacher and the director of the Pinehurst Golf Academy. Eric’s response?