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Two Holes-In-One Highlight MJT KIKKOR Classic-10 Qualify for U.S. Kids World/Teen Championships

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015 04:10 Wednesday, 15 April 2015 04:03

altSURREY, British Columbia — Out of the packed field of 122 junior golfers who were set to tee off in the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s MJT KIKKOR Classic at Morgan Creek Golf Club in Surrey, BC, there were two holes-in-one recorded to highlight the successful event over the Master’s weekend.

Christopher Dale, 15, of Mission, BC, aced the 16th hole and Vivian Lee, 15, from Hong Kong, aced the 8th hole, both on day two of the competition, and won special MJT Gift Certificates from Miura Golf in acknowledgement of their achievement.

Lee’s ace led to a stellar final round of 69 which cemented another MJT victory for her in the Girls 15-19 division (74-69=143) and a direct exemption into the U.S. Kids Teen World Championship at Pinehurst Resort, NC. "Everything was good – the weather, the course – I feel happy and excited to win," she summed up.



Alisha Lau Wins Rain-Shortened MJT at Meadow Gardens

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015 07:15 Tuesday, 31 March 2015 07:10

Alisha LauPITT MEADOWS, British Columbia (Elaine Denton/Maple Leaf Junior Tour) — Team Canada member Alisha Lau, 15, of Richmond, B.C., fired 69 to win the MJT Girls Division title and Low Overall at the Boston Pizza-presented Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s rain-shortened recent stop at Meadow Gardens Golf Course in Pitt Meadows, B.C.

The tournament was scheduled to run March 28-29, and also serve as a qualifier for the IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships, but inclement weather forced cancellation of the final round, meaning the qualifier will move to April 25-26, at Pagoda Ridge Golf Course in Langley, B.C.



13-Under-Par Girls Score Sets Record on MJT

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 05:19 Wednesday, 18 March 2015 05:06

altVANCOUVER, British Columbia — A full field of junior golfers played through three days of intermittently decent weather during the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s (MJT) Season Opener at University Golf Club and The Vancouver Golf Club in the lower mainland of British Columbia, which ran on March 14th, 15th and 16th. Players were competing for division titles in six age divisions on the Boston Pizza-sponsored program.



Canada Gets First Win at Srixon International Junior Classic

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014 02:33 Monday, 06 October 2014 02:23

altVANCOUVER, British Columbia — Canada finally has a winner after six appearances in the Srixon International Junior Classic in Australia, thanks to Alyssa Getty's strong showing. The Ontario native on MJT Team Canada won the 17 year old Girls Title on the first playoff hole after tying for the lead in her division with a final round 74 in the 'largest junior golf event in the Southern Hemisphere' with over 300 competitors from several countries.



Euna Han and Andrew Spalti Win the 2014 BC Girls’ and Boys’ Championships Respectively

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 00:51 Tuesday, 26 August 2014 00:45

altCHILLIWACK, British Columbia (British Columbia Golf) — Euna Han came from behind to win the 2014 BC Girls' Bantam Championship at Meadowlands Golf Club on Friday, while Andrew Spalti held on to win the 2014 BC Boys' Bantam Championship after leading both days of competition.



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