Vancouver Island: Local News / Courtenay-Comox Region

Wheeldon Runs Away With B.C. Jr. Boys’ Title At Pitt Meadows GC

Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2009 10:14 Monday, 13 July 2009 10:10

Riley Wheeldon Of Comox, B.C. Holds The B.C. Junior Boys Championship Trophy After An 8-Shot Victory At Pitt Meadows Golf Club
courtesy BCGA

PITT MEADOWS, B.C. (July 10, 2009) - With a final-round 8-under 64, Riley Wheeldon's record-tying 270 total blew away the field by eight strokes and earned him the B.C. junior boys’ title.



Dave Bunker Prevails At Canadian Mid-Amateur Championship

Last Updated on Monday, 01 September 2008 03:16 Monday, 01 September 2008 02:18

Dave Bunker Holds The Winner's Trophy At The Canadian Mid-Amateur After Finishing As Runner-Up For Two Straight Years - Image Courtesy RCGA
- Bunker Also Claims Third Consecutive Canadian Mid-Master Title -

Qualicum Beach, B.C. (RCGA) – Dave Bunker of Woodbridge, Ont. can finally add a Canadian mid-amateur title to his already impressive golf resume. 



Wheeldon And Lee-Bentham Capture CN Future Links Pacific Championship

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2008 14:32 Wednesday, 07 May 2008 14:27

Rebecca Lee-Bentham Fired A Sizzling Final Round 68 At Crown Isle To Take The Junior Girls Division At The CN Future Links Pacific Championship - Photo Courtesy RCGA
National Development team members Riley Wheeldon of Courtenay, B.C. and Rebecca Lee-Bentham of Richmond Hill, Ont., captured their respective boys' and girls' divisions at the CN Future Links Pacific Championship as play concluded Sunday (May 4th) at the Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community in Courtenay, B.C.




Wednesday, 13 February 2008 05:41

If you visit Crown Isle this season, don't be surprised if your cart girl breaks into song.  That's because one of Crown Isle's friendly cart girls Lindsay Gibson has also been performing all over the Comox Valley after winning the People's Choice Award at last spring's Valley Idol competition. Through her success in Valley Idol, Lindsay also earned a scholarship to CYMC's musical theatre program. Lindsay said the support she has received from Crown Isle and its members has been phenomenal. "Thank you to everyone who has come out to support me, especially Art Meyers and Brian Dyke and family," Lindsay said.

Storey Creek Board Makes Appointments

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 January 2008 07:25 Wednesday, 30 January 2008 07:19

Storey Creek GC - Photo Credit Facility
Storey Creek board of directors has announced two new appointments to their staff.

New General Manager, Andrew Gilchrist, comes to Storey Creek after five years as General Manager at Royal Mayfair in Edmonton while new Assistant Green's Superintendent Scott Webster comes from Westwood Plateau.



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