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Tyler LeBouthillier Wins His First Tour Championship Title

Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 08:20 Monday, 09 September 2013 08:15

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Tyler Lebouthillier (Silver Springs G&CC) didn’t let the warm weather and firm greens slow him down on route to his first Tour Championship title.

An eight-under par 64 lead to a combined two round total of sixteen-under par, which was more than enough for the brightly dressed Assistant Professional to seal the deal.

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Early Success For Alberta At the Canadian Men’s Senior Championship

Last Updated on Monday, 02 September 2013 00:24 Monday, 02 September 2013 00:18

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Team Alberta Has Won The Inter-Provincial Team Championship By 7-strokes At The Canadian Men’s Senior Championship

The team consisting of Howard Broun of Calgary, Floyd Kilgore of Grimshaw, and Frank Van Dornick of Camrose, overcame a 3-stroke deficit after Round 1, to win the Inter-Provincial team championship by a whopping 7 strokes. They were the only team that finished the tournament under par, and were 4-under on the day.

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KO, Stanford And Boeljon Tied At 5-Under After Opening Round Of CN Canadian Women's Open

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 August 2013 22:22 Thursday, 22 August 2013 22:09

by Alfie Lau

 

altTeen golfing sensation Lydia Ko served notice Thursday she doesn't mind giving up $300,000 winner’s cheques that go along with being CN Canadian Women's Open champion.

The 16-year-old Kiwi fired a 5-under 65 in the first round at Edmonton's Royal Mayfair Club to tie for the clubhouse lead with American Angela Stanford and Dutch golfer Christel Boeljon.
 
Americans Paula Creamer and Cristie Kerr were tied for fourth, at (-4), with a whole group of golfers, including top Canadian Jennifer Kirby, at (-3), only two strokes back. 

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Kilgore Claims 2013 Alberta Senior Championship

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 August 2013 19:25 Sunday, 18 August 2013 19:13

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CARSTAIRS, Alberta -- Floyd Kilgore turned in another brilliant performance to claim the Alberta Senior Championship by 7 shots over Howard Broun.

Kilgore carded 6 birdies during his final round on route to a 5 under 67, his third round in the 60’s for the Championship.

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Victoria's Renfrew Takes First CanTour Title In Thrilling Fashion

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 10:54 Tuesday, 03 July 2012 10:28

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(July 1, 2012 - Fort McMurray, AB) - Cory Renfrew of Victoria, B.C. earned his first Canadian Tour victory in thrilling fashion Sunday, defeating Matt Hill of Sarnia, ON in a four-hole playoff to capture the Syncrude Boreal Open presented by AECON. 

Renfrew carded a course record 63 (-9) in the final round, then won the all-Canadian playoff on Canada Day by converting a five-foot birdie putt on the fourth extra hole. 
 
"I knew birdie would have to win it," said Renfrew, who carded nine birdies in his final round including five straight and on six of his first seven holes. "I was fortunate to come out on top."
 
Renfrew's birdie on the fourth extra hole came at the end of a thrilling playoff, during which neither player refused to make a mistake.

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