Van Dornick ties at Ponoka

Frank Van Dornick, a multiple winner of the Central Alberta Amateur at the Red Deer Golf and Country Club, carded a second-round 70 Wednesday and was tied for the lead heading into today’s final 18 holes of the Alberta Men’s Mid-Amateur at Wolf Creek.

PONOKA — Frank Van Dornick, a multiple winner of the Central Alberta Amateur at the Red Deer Golf and Country Club, carded a second-round 70 Wednesday and was tied for the lead heading into today’s final 18 holes of the Alberta Men’s Mid-Amateur at Wolf Creek.

Van Dornick enters the final round tied with a 1-over 143 total, tied with Alan Stewart of Grande Prairie.

Meanwhile, former Mid-Amateur champ Tom Skinner of the Red Deer Golf and Country Club (RDG&CC) fired a 71 and sat just three shots back of the leaders leading into today’s final round with a 146 total, tied with first-round co-leaders Grant Lee of the RDG&CC and Dale Goehring of Calgary Glencoe, who both checked in with a 77.

Other Central Alberta results Wednesday:

Tim McKinlay, Lacombe, 73-76—149; Tim Boston, Wolf Creek, 77-74—151; Keith Newton, Olds, 74-79—153; Les Swelin, Sundre, 78-78—156; Eric Brodie, RDG&CC, 79-78—157; Rob Kuntz, Lacombe, 81-78—159; Ron Harder, Innisfail, 76-83—159; Merv Dusyk, RDG&CC, 80-81—161.

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