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IU men’s golf alumnus Jorge Campillo heads to Olympics

IU men’s golf alumnus Jorge Campillo has been selected to represent Spain at the Tokyo Olympics, replacing Jon Rahm, who withdrew after receiving a positive COVID-19 test. Campillo, of Caceres, Spain, played at IU from 2005 to 2009. While at IU, Campillo was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year and held the lowest scoring average record with 72.67, until last season.
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Jorge Campillo to replace Jon Rahm for Spain at Tokyo Olympics

Spain initially did not intend to replace Jon Rahm after he tested positive for COVID-19, keeping him out of the Tokyo Olympics, but there's been a change of plans. The International Golf Federation announced Monday that Jorge Campillo will be filling in for Rahm when the men's Olympic golf tournament begins Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. ET.
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