Lower Mainland: Amateur News

2013 British Columbia Golf Championship Schedule Released

Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2012 14:12 Sunday, 16 December 2012 17:43


The locations for the top amateur championships in BC for 2013 have been released…



Jisoo Keel, Member Of Team Canada National Squad, Signs National Letter Of Intent With Stanford Cardinals

Monday, 26 November 2012 12:45

altBritish Columbia Golf has received news that Jisoo Keel, a member of Team Canada’s National Squad, has officially signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Stanford Cardinals Women’s Golf Team in the fall of 2013.



B.C. Golfers Prominent As PNGA Announces Player of the Year Recipients for 2012

Last Updated on Friday, 02 November 2012 10:04 Friday, 02 November 2012 09:28

altFederal Way, Wash. – The Pacific Northwest Golf Association (PNGA) has announced the Players of the Year for the 2012 championship season.

The talented group of recipients include Chris Williams of Moscow, Idaho in the Men’s category, Erynne Lee of Silverdale, Wash. in the Women’s category, Tom Brandes of Bellevue, Wash. in the Senior Men’s category, Alison Murdoch of Victoria, B.C. in the Senior Women’s category, Adam Svensson of Surrey, B.C. in the Junior Boys’ category, and Jisoo Keel of Coquitlam, B.C. in the Junior Girls’ category.

Kevin Carrigan of Victoria, B.C. was named the inaugural Men’s Mid-Amateur Player of the Year, while Christina Proteau of Victoria, B.C. earned the inaugural Women’s Mid-Amateur Player of the Year honor.



Horwood Claims 27th Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur Championship

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 October 2012 10:37 Wednesday, 03 October 2012 10:24


Richland, Wash. – First round leader Holly Horwood of Vancouver, B.C. shot a final round 4-over-par 76 to win the 27th Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur Championship. 
In the 2nd Pacific Northwest Super Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, Beverly McGladery of Vancouver, B.C. cruised to victory with a final round 10-over-par 82.
Both championships are conducted by the Pacific Northwest Golf Association (PNGA) and were held concurrently at Meadow Springs Country Club in Richland, Wash.



Petersen Captures WSGA Super Senior Championship

Last Updated on Monday, 01 October 2012 10:33 Monday, 01 October 2012 10:10


courtesy Washington State Golf Association


Defending champion Tom Brandes of Bellevue, Wash. capped an outstanding championship season with a final round 3-under-par 69 at The Home Course to win the 26th Washington State Senior Men’s Amateur Championship.
In the 5th Washington State Super Senior Men’s Amateur Championship, defending champion Ron Petersen of Coquitlam, B.C. made a final round charge with a 2-over-par 74 to outlast Travis Gamble of Gig Harbor, Wash. and repeat as champion.



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