Former Titan Golfer Dies

June 20, 2011

Santa Cruz, Calif. - Mike Campbell, a former Cal State Fullerton golfer and long-time volunteer worker in the Titans' equipment room, passed away Saturday (June 18) in a hospital near his home in his native Santa Cruz. He was 53 years old when he succumbed to kidney failure after a long battle with colon cancer.

The former La Habra resident and physical education major attended Troy High School in Fullerton and played two years of golf at Fullerton College, where he was selected South Coast Conference Golfer of the Year in 1980. He transferred to Cal State for the 1981 and 1982 seasons under Head Coach Jim Howe and was one of the Top 10 golfers in the Pacific Coast Athletic Association as a senior.

Campbell later worked at football, basketball and baseball games for Equipment Manager Cliff Hatter. Even after he relocated to northern California to work for the gas company he would return to help out at special events, particularly baseball tournaments.

Campbell is survived by his parents, Malcom and Ann, of Aptos, California, as well as a brother, Larry, and a sister, Lori. He will be cremated and there will be no services.

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Sun Apr 23
All Day
+14, t4th
vs. Big West Championships
@ Riverside, Calif.
Oak Quarry Golf Course
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Sun Apr 23
Final
4
Hawai'i
0
at Cal State Fullerton
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Sun Apr 23
Final
4
Cal State Fullerton
8
at Cal Poly
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Mon Apr 24
All Day
vs. Big West Championships
@ Riverside, Calif.
Oak Quarry Golf Course
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Tue Apr 25
All Day
vs. Big West Championships
@ Riverside, Calif.
Oak Quarry Golf Course
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Fri Apr 28
All Day
at Steve Scott Invite (Irvine, Calif.)
-2
Fri Apr 28
11:00 AM
CSUN
vs. Cal State Fullerton
@ Indian Wells Tennis Garden | Indian Wells, Calif.
Big West Championship | Quarterfinal
-2
Fri Apr 28
7:00 PM
UC Irvine
at Cal State Fullerton
-3
Sat Apr 29
All Day
at Steve Scott Invite (Irvine, Calif.)
-3
Sat Apr 29
All Day
at Fresno State Invitational (Fresno, Calif.)
-2
Sat Apr 29
TBA
Cal State Fullerton
at Big West Championship
Indian Wells Calif. | Indian Wells Tennis Garden
-2
Sat Apr 29
1:00 PM
Cal State Fullerton
at Long Beach State
-2
Sat Apr 29
3:00 PM
Cal State Fullerton
at Long Beach State
-2
Sat Apr 29
7:00 PM
UC Irvine
at Cal State Fullerton
-2
Sun Apr 30
TBA
Cal State Fullerton
at Big West Championship
Indian Wells Calif. | Indian Wells Tennis Garden
-2
Sun Apr 30
1:00 PM
Cal State Fullerton
at Long Beach State
-2
Sun Apr 30
1:00 PM
UC Irvine
at Cal State Fullerton
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