Red Deer golfers finish well at junior provincials
BRAGG CREEK — Matt Williams of Calgary was the runaway winner of the provincial junior boy’s golf championship at Wintergreen.
Williams shot a final round five-under par 66 Friday to capture the 72-hole event with a 13-under 271 total, six strokes ahead of Patrick Murphy of Calgary, who had a 69 Friday.
Nicholas Scrymgeour of Calgary had a 75 and slipped to third at 282 with Tyler Saunders of Calgary fourth at 283, following a 69.
Matt Codd of the Red Deer Golf and Country Club (RDGCC) led the Central Albertans, finishing in a tie for 14th at 296 after shooting a 72 Friday.
Brett Pasula and Jesse Teron, both from the RDGCC, tied for 18th and 21st respectively. Pasula had a final round 74 for a 302 total while Teron shot a 74 and came in at 303.
Ryan Caines of Sundre tied for 50th at 318 after an 80 while Logan Hill of the RDGCC tied for 55th at 319 after also shooting an 80.
James Ursulak of Ponoka finished at 320 and in a tie for 59th following an 80 while Nolan Bruin of the RDGCC shot an 83 and tied for 67th at 323.
Ryan Morrell of the RDGCC came in with an 82 and finished in 84th at 346.
• OKOTOKS — Jennifer Ha of Calgary defeated Sydney MacDonald of Calgary in a playoff to win the provincial junior girls’ championship at River’s Edge.
The pair tied at 297 after Ha shot a final round one-under 70 with MacDonald coming in with a 73.