BC Interior: Junior News / Results
Last Updated on Monday, 22 August 2016 00:55 Monday, 22 August 2016 00:43
(Bryan Outram/British Columbia Golf) — The 2016 British Columbia Golf Juvenile Boys’ & Girls’ Championships are in the books and the trophy engraver will only have to learn one last name, Lee.
Langley’s Khan Lee took the boys’ title with a 5-under par total of (211) while Surrey’s Hannah Lee (no relation) was the girls’ champion also posting a 5-under par total of (211).
Each went about securing their trophies in slightly different fashions at the Chilliwack Golf Club, however.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 19:55 Wednesday, 17 August 2016 19:49
(Bryan Outram/British Columbia Golf) — After 36 holes at the 2016 BC Juvenile Championships Victoria’s Jeevan Sihota sits at 3-under par and leads the Boys’ competition by one shot over Vancouver’s Ilirian Zalli with another Victoria resident, current BC Amateur Champion Nolan Thoroughgood just one shot further back along with fellow Vancouver Islander, Aidan Goodfellow of Parksville.
The Girls Division has Surrey’s Hannah Lee tied at the top of the leaderboard with 13-year old Akari Hayashi from Victoria’s Uplands GC. The final round is slated for tomorrow starting at 9:30am with the leaders teeing off at 1:10pm at the scenic and challenging Chilliwack Golf Club.
Last Updated on Sunday, 24 July 2016 21:43 Sunday, 24 July 2016 21:36
ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia (Brad Ziemer/British Columbia Golf) — There was no post-B.C. Amateur Championship letdown for Nolan Thoroughgood. Just over a week after becoming the youngest ever winner of the B.C. Amateur, the 15-year-old from Victoria had a B.C. Summer Games gold medal placed around his neck early Saturday evening at Ledgeview Golf Club in Abbotsford.
Thoroughgood shot rounds of 69 and 71 to finish the 36-hole competition at even par. The Royal Colwood Golf Club junior member won the individual boys’ title by six shots over silver medallist Kyle Claggett of Mission. Sean Buckles of North Vancouver finished one shot behind Claggett and took home bronze.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 19:47 Wednesday, 20 July 2016 19:36
KELOWNA, British Columbia — A great day on July 19, 2016, saw a successful finish to the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s Ford Series at The Harvest Golf Club in Kelowna, BC, after an intense storm and extreme danger from lightning strikes on July 18th had forced junior golfers to battle for division titles, international exemptions, and a team interclub victory in a shortened 18 event. Gerald Wood, General Manager of Ford Motor Company - Western Canada, was the honorary starter for the tournament, and a few juniors came close to winning a 2016 Ford Focus SE in a hole-in-one contest sponsored by Ford of Canada and Orchard Ford.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 03:27 Tuesday, 19 July 2016 02:29
On a sunny day in Surrey, Morgan Creek Golf Course successfully defended the Champion title at the 2016 Jack McLaughlin Memorial PGA of BC Pro-Junior Championship presented by PING, this year on their home course.
The Morgan Creek Golf Course team consisting of Professional Ryan Worrall, and junior players Riley Janssen, Thomas Hazelden, and Bonnie Zhai, shot a team two net best-ball score of 126 (-18) to claim the Championship.
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