The 72-player field was whittled down to the top 16 advancing to the match play portion of the championship, which begins bright and early Thursday morning at Whistle Bear Golf Club.
Bryn Parry squares off against his good friend and fellow B.C. resident Oliver Tubb on one side of the bracket. The other side of the bracket, while Wes Heffernan and Dustin Risdon will duel on the other side.
A field highlighted by four-time LPGA Tour winner and Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Lorie Kane, as well as a number of noted up-and-coming players, will tee it up July 2-4 at Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto.
Four players—including a pair of amateurs—are tied atop the leaderboard at -3, with 17 players at even par or better.
Rebecca Lee-Bentham posted a final round 9-under-par 63—both a new course record at Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto and personal best—to come from behind and claim the title by four-shots over last year’s winner Jessica Porvasnik.
The Carleton Golf and Yacht Club Hosts the PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada, Aug. 6-9.
The 59-year-old from Victoria began his campaign for a sixth PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada title with a bogey-free opening-round 6-under-par 65 at Carleton Golf and Yacht Club in Ottawa.
Thru two rounds at Carleton Golf and Yacht Club, Rutledge sits atop the leaderboard at -11, three shots clear of his nearest competitor Ken Tarling of Ontario.
It wasn’t the stroll to the finish line Jim Rutledge had hoped for, but in the end, the 59-year-old from Victoria captured the PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada.
All the action from the 2019 PGA Championship of Canada presented by TayloraMade and adidas Golf at Whistle Bear Golf Club.