Alford back on top at Ladies Am Championship

Red Deer native Jocelyn Alford has regained top spot in the Sun Life Financial Ladies’ Amateur Golf Championship.

St. ALBERT — Red Deer native Jocelyn Alford has regained top spot in the Sun Life Financial Ladies’ Amateur Golf Championship.

Alford, who plays out of Calgary’s Earl Grey club, shot a one-over par 73 on the third of four rounds Thursday and sits at 212. She has a commanding five-stroke lead on Jennifer Ha of Calgary, who came in with an 80.

Becky Martin of Medicine Hat had a 69 and is in a tie with Jessica Luciuk of Barrhead at 220. Luciuk had a 73.

Innisfail’s Cara Vanderham shot a 77 and is in 15th at 237. Her opening two rounds were 79-81.