Logan Hill a double winner

Red Deer’s Logan Hill was a double winner for Canada during the opening day of the Euro Junior Golf Cup against the United States and Scotland Wednesday.

FIFE, Scotland — Red Deer’s Logan Hill was a double winner for Canada during the opening day of the Euro Junior Golf Cup against the United States and Scotland Wednesday.

Hill defeated Daniel Shaft of Scotland 3 and 2 in the match play competition and then edged American Oliver Ayer 1-up.

Hill was one of eight Canadians on the 14-member team to win both matches.

Canada accumulated 22 points with the USA second with 12 1/2 and Scotland with 7 1/2.

• Meanwhile in a Maple Leaf Junior Tour event in Kelowna, B.C., Red Deer’s Michael Pruss finished 11th in the boys’ 14-16 year-old division with a 79-79—158, 10 strokes back of Cole Baldigara of Kelowna.

Allan Pruss, who won the long drive competition in the 14-16 year-old division, tied for 20th at 89-75—164.

Lucas Gratto of Burnaby, B.C., won the overall title by five strokes with a 72-72—144.

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